List of Law Schools in Florida
University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.A. Human Resource Development
Student activities: Various student organizations are available to
students such as Hispanic Law Student Association, Black Law Student
Association, ADR, Student Trial Team and many more. Students also
have the opportunity to grade on to Law Review or Moot Court.
Students who do not grade on have an opportunity to write on to law
review or moot onto Moot Court during their second year.
Florida A&M University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: N/A
Student activities: The FAMU Law Review is published annually. The
College of Law sponsors ten (10) practice skills competitions, five
(5) moot court competitions, two (2) mock trial competitions, and
the ABA Client Counseling, Negotiation and Arbitration Competitions.
There are nine (9) recognized student organizations in addition to
the Student Bar Associations.
School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: N/A
Student activities: FCSL students publish the Florida Coastal Law
Review twice a year. The school also fields teams in numerous moot
court and mock trial competitions. The student body is represented
by a Student Bar Legislature elected by the students. There are also
a host of other student organizations, including but not limited to
BLSA, HALSA, PAD, and ATLA.
Florida International University College of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./Master of Business Administration;
J.D./Master of Social Work; J.D./M.A. Latin Am.Caribbean Studies;
J.D./M.A. International Business; J.D./Master Public Administration;
J.D./Master Science in Psychology; J.D./M.S. Criminal Justice;
J.D./M.S. Environmental Studies
Student activities: The FIU College of Law sponsors a
student-edited law journal publishing articles of interest to
lawyers, judges, and academics. Membership on the Law Review is
primarily based on a writing competition open to full-time and
part-time students. Students may try-out for one of numerous
regional or national moot court competitions sponsored by the
College of Law.
Florida State University College of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.S. International
Affairs; J.D./M.P.A.; J.D./M.S. Economics; J.D./M.URP.; J.D./M.S.W.;
J.D./M.S. Library & Information Science
Student activities: Florida State Law students can earn academic
credit for participating in the school's three student-edited
journals and nationally recognized trial and appellate advocacy
teams. Students can also join a wide variety of social and
professional student organizations like the Women's Law Symposium,
the Dispute Resolution Society, BLSA, SALSA, and OUTLaw.
Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.S. Computers; J.D./M.S.
Psychology; J.D./M.S. Dispute Resolution; J.D./M.URP.
Student activities: Students participate in three law reviews:
Nova Law Review, ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law,
and International Citator. Students enter interscholastic
competitions through Moot Court Board and ATLA. There is a wide
array of subject area and affinity organizations in addition to the
Student Bar Association.
Thomas University School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A. Accounting; J.D./M.B.A.
International Business; J.D./M.B.A. Sports Administration; J.D./M.S.
Marriage and Family Counseling; J.D./M.S. Sports Administration
Student activities: STU Law Review; Moot Court; Internatl Moot
Court; Mock Trial Competition. Student Bar Assn, ABA/LSD, ATLA,
APALSA, BLSA, Business Law Society, Federalist Society; FL Assn of
Women Lawyers; Government Law Society; Hispanic American Law
Society; Internatl Law Society; Peter T. Fay Inns of Court; Plead
the Fifth student newspaper; Catholic Law Society; Natl Jewish Law
Students Assn; Tax Law Society.
University College of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.P.H; J.D./M.D.
Student activities: Trial team, moot court, and ADR boards;
Stetson Law Review, Journal of International Aging Law and Policy,
and Journal of International Wildlife and Policy. More national and
regional ABA Law Student Division officers in past five years than
other schools. Over 40 student organizations. Leadership Development
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.S. Accounting; J.D./M.B.A.;
J.D./M.S. or Ph.D. Political Science; J.D./M.D.; J.D./M.S. or Ph.D.
Sociology; J.D./M.A. or Ph.D. Mass Communication; J.D./M.A. or Ph.D.
History; J.D./Ph.D. Education Leadership; J.D./M.S. Urban Planning;
J.D./Ph.D. Psychology; J.D./M.A. Real Estate; J.D./M.B.A. Finance;
J.D./M.S. Sports Management; J.D./M.S. Forest Conservation;
J.D./M.A. Women's Studies; J.D./M.A. or Ph.D. Anthropology;
J.D./M.S. Environmental Engineering; J.D./M.A. Latin American
Studies; J.D./M.A. or Ph.D. Medical Science; J.D./M.A. Public
Administration; J.D./D.V.M.; J.D./M.S. Family, Youth & Comm.
Services; J.D./M.S. Electrical & Computer Engineer; J.D./M.S. Public
Health; J.D./M.A. International Relations; J.D./M.S. or Ph.D.
Building Construction; J.D./M.S. Exercise and Sport Sciences;
J.D./M.A. or Ph.D. History; J.D./M.S. Natural Resources
Student activities: The college has four student journals: The
Florida Law Review, Florida Journal of International Law, Journal of
Law and Public Policy, and Journal of Law and Technology. It
sponsors numerous moot court (both international and domestic) and
trial advocacy teams. There also are many extracurricular student
University of Miami School of Law
Joint degrees awarded: J.D./M.B.A.; J.D./M.A.; J.D./LLM-TAX
Student activities: Student activities: include governance
organizations like SBA and Honor Council; over 40 student
organizations based on specific legal issues, common affinity or
heritage; award winning mock trial and negotiations competitions
including international; 5 law reviews; student newspaper; many
conferences and symposia organized by students; community events.
For more information visit www.law.miami.edu