Tag Archives: Summer 2012

School introduces new parent, spouse newsletter

In an effort to better connect families to their students’ experiences in law school, earlier this year Florida Coastal School of Law launched Coastal CURRENTS — a monthly newsletter exclusively for parents and spouses. According to the latest figures, approximately 225 parents and spouses have signed up to receive information about upcoming events, important deadlines, and […]

Appellate courtroom renamed in honor of landmark gift

Florida Coastal School of Law’s appellate courtroom has been named The Martha and Irving Sonnenschein Appellate Courtroom following a generous donation from one of the law school’s earliest advocates. Irving Sonnenschein, a 92-year-old attorney living in Manhattan, put seed money toward the school when it was first established and has stayed in touch with its leadership over the […]

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 fcslalumni@fcsl.edu. 1999 • Scott Kinlaw has been working as the Administrator of a private Christian K-12 academy in Jacksonville, Florida since March 2000. • Ravi […]

School receives Equal Justice Award from Legal Aid

The Jacksonville legal community recognized Florida Coastal School of Law in early 2012 for its dedication to representing citizens in all income brackets. Jacksonville Area Legal Aid honored the school with the 2011 Robert J. Beckham Equal Justice Award. Jacksonville Area Legal Aid presented the award during its annual gathering in January, which highlights local organizations’ […]