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New scholarship connects incoming class with alumni

The Florida Coastal Offices of Admissions and Alumni Relations are proud to announce a new $2,000 alumni scholarship program for incoming Florida Coastal students. The Alumni Admissions Referral Scholarship invites alumni to nominate prospective and incoming students to the Admissions Office who they believe will be a valuable and successful addition to Florida Coastal’s incoming […]

Alumni class notes, Summer 2012

Have you recently started a new job? Moved to a new city? Had an impromptu reunion with another Coastal Law graduate? Let us know so we can spread the word. E-mail the Alumni Association at 1999 • Scott Kinlaw has been working as the Administrator of a private Christian K-12 academy in Jacksonville, Florida since March 2000. • Ravi […]

Alumni chapter wrap & events, Summer 2012

Atlanta Chapter: Coastal Law’s Atlanta alumni chapter performs a community service by partnering with the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation (AVLF) in AVLF’s Saturday Lawyer program. AVLF develops and coordinates programs that provide legal representation, education, and advocacy for at-risk, low-income individuals. They do this by tapping into the enthusiasm and commitment of volunteer legal professionals to […]

Class of 2010 alumna wins first human trafficking case in detained setting; Experience confirms career path

Jacksonville Area Legal Aid attorney Karen Winston shouldn’t have been very confident, or excited, about representing a Mexican client in a human trafficking case. Jailed for an unrelated incident at a Baker County detention facility, her client’s odds for a successful trial were abysmal, to say the least. Despite the odds, she gave the case […]