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Date Change in the 2013 Federal Law Clerk Hiring Plan For OSCAR

The date when OSCAR judges can receive applications from third-year applicants is now June 28, 2013.  All online third-year law school student applications will be released to OSCAR judges on June 28, 2013 at 12:00 pm Noon (EDT). Please keep in mind that the Hiring Plan does not cover applicants who have graduated from law […]

Hands On Learning—Coastal Grad Kara Roberts’ Story

How the Clinic Changed My Life  We often think of the Clinics and Skills Labs offered at Florida Coastal School of Law (“FCSL”) from the perspective of how they make a difference in so many lives and generally we are thinking of the clients (as we should!), but I want to take a moment to […]

Naturalization Law Skills Lab’s Citizenship Day Huge Success

This year’s Citizenship Day at Coastal was held on Saturday April 13th and attracted a record number of applicants to become naturalized U.S. citizens from the Jacksonville community. The event was put on by the Coastal Law Naturalization Skills Lab, taught by Professor Kara Roberts, and her students Christopher Castro, Christina Chavez, John Finland, Alberto […]

Immigrant Rights Clinic Honors and Remembers Carlos J. Martin

Coastal Graduate and Clinical Teaching Fellow, Carlos J. Martin passed away suddenly this month. Carlos was an amazing advocate, teacher and mentor.  Carlos was a student in the clinic in 2009/2010 and became our staff attorney/Clinical teaching fellow in 2010.  He supervised students working on Immigration cases and provided direct representation numerous immigrant families.   Carlos was kind, […]

Government Honors Handbook

The Governmen Honors & Internship Handbook published by the University of Arizona is a GREAT resource for finding government jobs. Check your yellow bookmark for website and log-in information or stop by the Career Services Office to get information. There are also several opportunities for Fall 2013 Internships available on Symplicity. Remember that the deadlines […]