Stetson Law launches new Institute for the Advancement of Legal Communication

Stetson University College of Law has recently launched a new Institute for the Advancement of Legal Communication. Stetson’s Institute will serve as a nexus of research, teaching and service to improve the quality of legal communication, particularly legal writing, among law students, lawyers, members of the judiciary and other professionals. “The creation of the Institute for the Advancement of Legal Communication, combined with the Center… » Read more


Student Kevin Crews won the Florida Law Student Essay Contest

Third-year law student Kevin Crews recently won the 2013 Florida Law Student Essay Contest. Crews won a cash award and complimentary registration at the Seventh Annual Solo & Small Firm Conference, and his essay on the topic of maintaining confidentiality with technology was published in the June Florida Bar Journal. Stetson Law student Kevin Crews. Crews’ essay outlined how Florida lawyers can develop best practices… » Read more


Stetson Law students write ethics newsletter, hone writing skills

Stetson University College of Law students recently honed their client development writing skills while becoming published authors in a unique class newsletter project for Stetson’s new Advanced Legal Writing: Successful Writing for Law Practice course. (L-R): Professor Kirsten Davis, students Cayelan Loucks, Jennifer Tise, Ashley Rector, Meagan Blackshear, Christine O’Shea, Kelli Ragan, Laura Brenner, DeeAnn Petika, Justin Bennett, Jessica Ronay, Melissa Foss, Kacie Hohnadell, Vanessa… » Read more


National Jurist – Nov. 9, 2012 – Professor Brooke Bowman

Professor Brooke Bowman is quoted in the November National Jurist article, “Bragging Rights,” which describes Stetson’s unparalleled Moot Court and top-ranked legal writing program.… » Read more


Stetson again ranked #1 for trial advocacy, #3 for legal writing by U.S. News

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Stetson University College of Law as the top law school in the nation for trial advocacy and number three for legal writing, in its 2013 “Best Graduate Schools” issue. Stetson Law has been ranked the top school in the United States for advocacy 14 times and has consistently ranked among the top programs for legal writing by… » Read more


Stetson Law Team Wins Legal Writing Award

Stetson Law students won a series of awards at the Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot.


First in Trial Advocacy, Third in Legal Writing

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Stetson Law first in trial advocacy and third in legal writing.  


#1 in Trial Advocacy, #3 in Legal Writing

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Stetson Law first in the nation for its trial advocacy program.


Legal Writing Conference

Stetson Law hosted the 2009 Southeast Regional Legal Writing Conference and the ALWD Scholars' Forum/Workshop.


#1 in Advocacy, #5 in Legal Writing