Military law expert to present Stetson Law commencement on May 12

Lt. Cmdr. Nieva M.S. Brock, who serves as staff judge advocate and ethics counselor to the director of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS), will present the commencement address at Stetson University College of Law at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 12. Commencement is scheduled to take place in the courtyard on Stetson’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S.

Lt. Cmdr. Nieva M.S. Brock

Lt. Cmdr. Nieva M.S. Brock

A total of 317 students are scheduled to walk at Stetson’s law school commencement, including 48 part-time J.D. students, nine LL.M. in elder law students, 12 LL.M. in international law students, and 28 J.D./M.B.A. students.

Brock is an expert in the military rule of law. She has taught courses on classified information to prosecutors and defense counsel in all military services and provided training on protecting children online for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

In addition to her current role with NCIS, Brock’s distinguished military career includes serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom and providing support around-the-clock to special agents working on criminal investigations around the globe.

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