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Land-use legal solutions in the era of sea-level rise

By Elizabeth Turner (JD 15) Few seaside beachgoers may realize that the sandy shores they enjoy are veritable land-use and environmental “battlegrounds,” as described by UF Law Professors Alyson Flournoy and Thomas Ankersen (JD 86) in a UF Law faculty blog post. In Florida, for example, the wet-sand beach, or the area between the mean […]

Scholarly conference launches partnership between UF, University of Havana

By Alisson Clark The blast of heat that greeted the delegation stepping off the plane in Havana was familiar, but the occasion was unprecedented: the University of Florida’s first academic conference in Cuba, jointly hosted by the University of Havana. Many of the 24 UF professors, students and alumni on the trip – the largest […]

Students, alumni assist Pulse nightclub victims

In an effort to provide relief to members of the Hispanic and LGBT communities affected by the mass shooting in June at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub, UF Law students, alumni and community partners joined together Sept. 9-10 at the Orlando United Wills Clinic  to provide free legal services to those in need. Student volunteers aided attorneys […]

Scholarly conference launches partnership between UF and University of Havana

By Alisson Clark The blast of heat that greeted the delegation stepping off the plane in Havana was familiar, but the occasion was unprecedented: the University of Florida’s first academic conference in Cuba, jointly hosted by the University of Havana. Many of the 24 UF professors, students and alumni on the trip – the largest […]

Come rain or shine

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The spring 2014 issue of the UF Law Magazine is now available online. Click here for articles exploring important legal questions, to catch up with classmates and to learn more about the law school.

The path to preeminence

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UF Law pitches in with university’s rise to top 10 status by bringing in corporate law expert

UF Law a Top Value in Legal Education

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UF Law ranks in the top 25 percent of the nation’s law schools, but students pay less in combined tuition, fees and expenses and graduates have less accumulated debt than nearly any peer school.

UF Law employment surges by 10 percent

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UF Law’s Class of 2013 saw a 10 percent increase in full-time, bar-passage required jobs. Nationwide, the increase in these jobs among law schools was less than 1 percent, according to ABA data.

UF Law Student Organizations

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UF Law’s 50-plus student organizations put on hundreds of exciting events each year and cater to nearly every student’s legal interests. Learn more here.