Criminal Law Panel

Considering the practice of criminal law? Here is your opportunity to hear a panel of distinguished local practitioners discuss the pros and cons of working in criminal law. Find out what their day-to-day responsibilities encompass and discover if this is the path you!  Panelists will be here on Tuesday, September 11th from Noon-1:15 in Room 550 and include:

  • Retired Judge Michael R. Weatherby – Circuit Court Judge, Criminal Division
  • Refik Eler – Chief Assistant Public Defender, 4th Judicial Circuit
  • Diidri Robinson – Assistant U.S. Attorney (former Assistant State Attorney, and associate at Holland & Knight)
  • Jeremy Lasnetski – Partner, The Law Office of Shorstein & Lasnetski (form Assistant State Attorney)
  • Chris Piersza – Chief Division Counsel, FBI
  • Professor Antony Kolenc – Assistant Professor, Florida Coastal School of Law (former recruiting officer for Air Force JAG)

Please R.S.V.P. today on Symplicity at, or if you are a first semester 1L, send an e-mail to Career Services at by Tuesday, September 11th at 9:00 a.m.  Lunch will be served to those who RSVP!!!