Stetson's Advocacy Program is one of the best in the nation!

#2 Trial Competition Performance Rankings (overall since 2016)

#3 GAVEL Rankings (2022-2023)

#3 US News & World Report (2023)

Stetson's Advocacy Program is unmatched in excellence over three decades of competition! 

6 World Championships
87 National Championships
100 Regional Championships 
54 State Championships
61 Brief Awards  
184 Best Oralist/Advocate Awards 
6 Professionalism Awards 
1 Most Creative Solution Award 
2 National Competition Awards

Stetson Law's Center for Excellence in Advocacy is committed to the concept of the complete advocate - one who commands a superior understanding of the law, the ability to persuasively present evidence, and the humanity to know when to do the right thing.



CHAMPIONS, Best Opening Statement, & Best Cross Examination - MLK National Civil Rights Trial Competition

CHAMPIONS, Best Cross Examination, & Best Advocate in the Final Round - Syracuse National Trial Competition

CHAMPIONSHouston Law Center National Mediator Competition

FINALISTS - Battle of the Experts Trial Competition; ABA Negotiation Competition

SEMIFINALISTS - ABA Arbitration Competition; Florida Justice Association's Honorable E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition

QUARTERFINALISTSJudge Paul Joseph Kelly, Jr. Invitational Trial Competition 

BEST ADVOCATE - National Civil Trial Competition


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