Phi Alpha Delta

About

MISSION: Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International is a professional law fraternity advancing integrity, compassion, and courage through service to the student, the school, the profession and the community.

VISION: We are the preeminent law fraternity promoting the bonds of fraternalism, and we are the leader in the development and advancement of professional ideals.

CORE VALUES: Bound together by tradition and our common interest in the law, we share these core values: Integrity, Compassion, Courage, Professionalism, Service, Diversity, and Innovation.

PURPOSE: The purpose of this fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.
"Service to the Student, the School, the Profession and the Community."

A FRATERNITY OF FIRSTS:

  • Open membership to all genders, races, creeds and national origins. 
  • Host one of the largest Mock Trial competitions for law students in the country.
  • Conduct a “Senior Transition Program” for pre-law students entering law school. 
  • Established a Pre-Law Program to assist undergraduate students interested in the law.
  • Hold P.A.D. Day at the Supreme Court, a day designated for P.A.D. attorneys to be admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Conduct an Annual Food Drive to directly benefit food banks chosen by Chapters in their local communities. 
  • Win a CFEA Award for Excellence in the highly competitive multimedia category for the P.A.D. History Video. 
  • Implement an online membership database for networking students and alumni/ae together.

UPCOMING EVENTS FALL 2017

August:

  • Time Management and Briefing Panel 

September:

  • Opening Statement Info Session 
  • Tabling for Initiation 
  • Fall Initiation 
  • Alumni Time at the Rays Game 

October:

  • De-stress Poolside
  • Opening Statement Competition 
  • Kaplan Bar Prep Information Session 
  • Gulfport Haunted House 
  • Fundraising Event

November:

  • How to Network Event

Officers

Justice
Jessica Marichal
jmaricha@law.stetson.edu

Vice Justice - Interior 
Justine Roof
jroof@law.stetson.edu

Vice Justice - Exterior
Dana Baker
dhbaker@law.stetson.edu

Clerk
Jessica Silva
jjsilva@law.stetson.edu

Treasurer
John Polizzi
jpolizzi@law.stetson.edu

Marshall
Jorge-Luis Herrera
jherrera1@law.stetson.edu