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Business Law Certificate added to curriculum

Florida Coastal School of Law now offers a Business Law certificate that incorporates practical experience with current business industry leaders. The program features courses on business-related practices including tax, intellectual property, corporate law, and the business aspects of sports. With a current enrollment of more than 20 students, the program offers a competitive advantage for students [...]

School appoints experiential learning dean to enhance practical experience programs

In fall 2012 Coastal Law named faculty member Rosa DuBose as its Associate Dean of Experiential Learning to expand the school’s existing experiential learning programs, as well as to create new opportunities to further the law school’s commitment to prepare graduates for the practice of law. DuBose, who will reach her 10-year anniversary with Coastal Law [...]

Coastal Law and Jacksonville University develop JD/MPP degree

On Wednesday, December 12, Coastal Law Dean Peter Goplerud and Jacksonville University President Kerry Romesburg signed an agreement, making official plans to offer Florida’s first joint Juris Doctor and Master of Public Policy (JD/MPP) degree. Beginning in fall 2013, the JD/MPP program will be designed to meet the needs of students who seek careers in [...]

Client development and relationship building: school hosts national expert

Nationally recognized legal consultant William J. “Bill” Flannery Jr. spoke during an April Lunch and Learn that is being described by many as one of the most well-received programs hosted by the school in years. The presentation was organized by the school’s Career Services Department, the Small Business Administration and the Corporate and Business Law Society. According to Ellen [...]