Stetson University’s biodiversity institute receives ABA environmental achievement award

Stetson University’s Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy has received the American Bar Association’s 2016 Distinguished Achievement in Environmental Law and Policy Award. “This award recognizes the contributions of the Stetson community and our partners in wetland, wildlife conservation, and environmental issues around the world,” said Professor Royal C. Gardner, director of Stetson’s Institute and an internationally recognized expert in wetland law and policy. Stetson’s… » Read more


Stetson ABA Law Student Division chapter, student leader honored

Stetson University College of Law’s ABA Law Student Division chapter was awarded the Bronze Key for Highest Membership during the 5th Circuit’s meeting on March 1 in Miami. The Stetson Chapter of the ABA Law Student Division: (L-R): Shadi Fackih, Roxy Gbetibouo, Phylicia Pearson, Dan Kavanaugh, Brandy Pikus, Robert Klement, and Tyler Payne. Stetson student Brandy Pikus was named governor-elect of the ABA Law Student… » Read more


ABA Law Student Division meets at Stetson’s Tampa Law Center Sept. 28-29

The American Bar Association Law Student Division will be holding their fall circuit meeting at Stetson’s Tampa Law Center Sept. 28-29. Stetson Law Dean Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz introduces the program for law students on Sept. 29. Professor Bruce Jacob, former Stetson Law dean, will provide the keynote address about the historic Gideon v. Wainwright case which he presented before the U.S. Supreme Court. Meeting topics… » Read more


Women Trailblazers Law Project at Library of Congress to include Stetson Law professor Lizabeth Moody

The American Bar Association Women Trailblazers Law Project has selected Stetson University College of Law professor Lizabeth Moody to be included among women who made history in the legal profession. Moody’s oral history of her extraordinary legal career will be housed at the Library of Congress, the Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Harvard University, and on the… » Read more


ABA Site Visit, March 8-11



Stetson Law receives ABA Law Student Division Award of Excellence

Stetson University College of Law was awarded the American Bar Association Law Student Division Award of Excellence at a special ceremony Aug. 10 in San Francisco, Calif. Stetson has received the recognition twice in the past three years.


Stetson Law student mediation team wins ABA competition

A team of students from Stetson University College of Law won the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution Regional Representation in Mediation Competition at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn., on March 4.


Stetson’s trial team wins regional, will advance to national ABA trial competition

Stetson University College of Law’s trial team will advance to ABA Nationals in Houston in March.

The team of Rosa Brown, Haldon Greenburg, Brandon Held and Dennis McCarthy defeated a team from Emory University at the ABA Regional Competition Feb. 10 in Atlanta.


Stetson hosts ABA National Client Counseling Competition

Stetson University College of Law hosted the 2005-2006 ABA Law Student Division National Client Counseling Competition on March 17 and 18 in Gulfport.


Stetson Law honored with ABA Law Student Division School of the Year Award

 Stetson University College of Law was honored with the American Bar Association Law Student Division School of the Year Award.