Does Family Law Interest You?

Then you need to attend the Family Law Panel on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 from Noon to 1:15 in Room 550! The panelists will discuss the challenges, opportunities, typical problems and tasks of lawyers practicing in the area of Family Law. family lawAmong other topics, the panelists will explain:

  • The types of cases they handle
  • The skills and personality traits that are helpful in practicing Family Law
  • The opportunities that they have to go to court
  • The professional organizations that a student can join to meet family law lawyers
  • The traits that a Family Law firm would look for in hiring a law clerk or an associate
  • The rewarding and challenging aspects of practicing family law

The moderator will be Associate Dean Cynthia Irvin and the panelists will include:

  • Kim Martyn – Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Deputy Director
  • David Garfinkel – GrayRobinson, P.A.
  • Matthew Hunt – Hunt Green & James
  • Ian Hurley – Stone Lockett

Pizza and refreshments will be served to those who RSVP.  RSVP on Symplicity or if you are a first semester 1L, send an e-mail to Career Services at