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Coastal Law to open Center for Law Practice Technology

Coastal Law has created The Center for Law Practice Technology (CLPT), a focused unit within the school that will offer certificates in legal technology and law practice management. According to Coastal Law administrators, the CLPT is designed to prepare students for a new and evolving legal marketplace that increasingly demands knowledge and skills related to technology and innovation. 

Florida Coastal implements new curriculum

In fall 2013, Florida Coastal School of Law will launch JD Plus, a new curriculum that focuses on providing a customized legal education for each student and offering more opportunities for experiential learning.

“We believe this curriculum will develop students into attorneys who enter the profession with a demonstrated work ethic, a realistic understanding of the practice of law, and who are skilled in the fundamentals of research, writing and critical analysis,” said Interim Dean Chidi Ogene.