National Recognition of Stetson Law

Stetson Law Campus


Over 90% Total Employment Rate for 7 years in a row*

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U.S. News 2022 Badge - Best Grad Schools - Law - Trial Advocacy

Stetson University College of Law is ranked #2 by U.S. News in advocacy and #5 in legal writing, both vital skills for attorneys.

27 States

Represented in Fall 2019 J.D. entering class, plus 3 foreign countries



One of the few law schools across the country that guarantees every student can participate in a clinic or externship during law school.


Award-winning Advocates

Stetson’s winning record in dispute resolution, trial team, and moot court competitions over the past 36 years is unmatched. Since 1980, Stetson Law has won...

5 World Championships (International)
79 National Championships
97 Regional Championships
53 State Championships
61 Brief Awards
176 Brief Oralist/Advocate Awards
6 Professionalism Awards
Expert Faculty
Professor Royal Gardner, director of the Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy
Secured Stetson Law as a meeting place for an international conservation coalition, oversaw an amicus brief cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in a Clean Water Act case that has national implications, and obtained a grant for work on wetlands restoration in the state.
Professor Royal Gardner

Explore our Centers and Institutes

Building iconCenter for Excellence in Advocacy

Promotes the continuing development of unparalleled advocacy skills through teaching, scholarship and research

Building iconCenter for Excellence in Elder Law

Established to meet the increasing need for legal education and research in the field of law and aging

Gavel iconCenter for Excellence in Higher Education Law and Policy

Aims to advance the field of higher education law through research and special programs

Leaf iconInstitute for Biodiversity Law and Policy

Focal point for education, research and service activities related to biodiversity issues

Book iconInstitute for Caribbean Law and Policy

Strives to establish meaningful partnerships with law schools and organizations in the Caribbean

American flag iconVeterans Law Institute

Aims to increase legal services available to military members, veterans and their families

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Awards and Recognition
Stetson Law Receives Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award
Stetson University College of Law received the 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine — a national honor recognizing U.S. colleges, universities and professional schools that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Supporting Your Success

We are dedicated to the success of our students.