Services Provided

Services to Faculty

The Faculty Support Services Office assists faculty with various projects and technical support, including:

  • Typing law review articles, books, legal memoranda, correspondence, and other law-related documents; editing and proofreading materials produced by others
  • Preparing letters, memoranda, reports, final examinations, and seating charts
  • Assisting faculty with charts and graphics, class exhibits, PowerPoint presentations, scanning, and computer-related problems
  • Preparing class handouts and syllabi
  • Preparing and posting class cancellations and class assignments
  • Making travel and hotel arrangements for seminars and conferences attended by professors
  • Making arrangements (i.e, room and food accommodations, maintenance services, etc.) for committee meetings, conferences

The staff is proficient in:

  • Corel WordPerfect
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Photo Editor
  • Microsoft Access
  • LEXIS
  • Westlaw
  • Internet Research

Services to Students

Various services this department provides to the students are as follows:

  • Posting class assignments
  • Providing class handouts and syllabi
  • Posting class cancellations electronically and by automated phone recording at 727-562-7816 (option 2)
  • Assisting the Moot Court Board to finalize, copy, and distribute briefs
  • Liaison between students, professors and adjunct professors
  • Research assistants and teaching fellows time cards may be signed by Louise Petren, director of the Faculty Support Services Office, in the professors' absence.