First African-American Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court chief justice to address Stetson Law commencement

Retired Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland. Roderick L. Ireland, the first African-American chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, will deliver Stetson law school’s commencement address at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, on Stetson’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. A total of 273 Stetson law school students will celebrate commencement, among them, 70 part-time J.D. students, seven J.D./M.B.A.… » Read more


Graduate profile: keeping up with Monica Sharma

Sharma lined up with classmates prior to the procession into the courtyard during Stetson Law’s commencement on May 16. She arrived excited the afternoon before Stetson Law’s commencement to practice her processional across the stage. She assessed the stage quickly, and sped towards the ramp. It was hot, May in Florida, and the sun was in her eyes. Monica Sharma had graduated with her J.D.… » Read more


Former White House Ebola response coordinator speaks at Stetson

Ronald Klain speaks at Stetson’s commencement in May. Former White House Ebola response coordinator Ronald A. Klain will address Stetson University College of Law commencement on May 16 in Gulfport, Florida. Stetson’s commencement takes place at 8:30 a.m. in the courtyard on the law school’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. Klain was appointed Ebola response coordinator last year by President Barack Obama. He served… » Read more


Fall degree candidates recognized

Students celebrated December graduation in the Great Hall on Stetson’s Gulfport campus. Stetson University College of Law students celebrated their completion of law school on Dec. 18 on the Gulfport campus. A total of 77 degree candidates, including 35 full-time and 30 part-time J.D. students, attended the celebration. The full-time J.D. class included a J.D./M.B.A. and a J.D./Grado student. Two LL.M. in Advocacy, eight LL.M.… » Read more


NY Times journalist Adam Liptak addresses Stetson Law commencement

Adam Liptak Adam Liptak, lawyer, author and New York Times Supreme Court correspondent, addressed 260 graduates of Stetson University College of Law on May 17 in Gulfport, Fla. Stetson’s morning commencement took place in the courtyard on the law school’s Gulfport campus. In his talk, Liptak focused on transitioning from legal counsel for The New York Times to his role as a popular columnist and… » Read more


Florida’s first female attorney general, Pam Bondi, presented Stetson Law commencement on May 18

Florida’s first female attorney general, Pam Bondi, presented the commencement speech at Stetson University College of Law at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 18. Commencement took place in the courtyard on Stetson’s Gulfport campus. See more of the commencement experience. Stetson University President Wendy B. Libby (left) greets Pam Bondi, Florida’s first female attorney general. Bondi spoke to Stetson Law graduates at Spring Commencement on… » Read more


Spring Commencement, May 14

Yale Professor Jules Coleman and retired Delaware Supreme Court Justice Andrew G.T. Moore II will address Stetson Law’s graduating class.


Journalist and Freedom Rider Honored at Commencement

Journalist and civil rights advocate John Seigenthaler Sr. addressed Stetson University College of Law’s commencement ceremony on Dec. 18. Freedom Rider Ernest “Rip” Patton Jr. was also honored at the ceremony, which took place at the Pasadena Community Church.

 


2007 Commencement

Stetson University College of Law Commencement William N. LaForge* May 12, 2007 After enduring three or more years of law school, there is no more joyous moment than parading before the law faculty and your friends and family to receive your well-earned law degree. Congratulations to each of you in the Stetson Universi


Distinguished U.S. Circuit Judge to speak at Stetson Law graduation

 Judge Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit will speak at Stetson University College of Law’s spring commencement, May 14 at 9 a.m., in the outdoor courtyard of the College’s Gulfport campus.