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Welcome to FIU Law

FIU Law is proud to be Miami’s public law school. We invite you to learn more about the personal and professional opportunities we have to offer.

Seven law programs rank in top-50 nationally among public law schools

Seven of FIU’s Law’s specialty programs ranked in the top-50 among public law schools in the 2023 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools Rankings

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FIU Law was established to provide students with a rigorous legal education designed to meet the needs of an ever-changing world.

Juris Master Program

The FIU College of Law Juris Master (J.M.) degree program is specifically designed for non-lawyers who want to advance their careers with legal training.

FIU Law Practice

FIU College of Law is pleased to announce the opening of its FIU LAW Practice (“FIU Law Practice”), a low bono initiative.

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Students are taught by world-class faculty in a small intimate setting that features a robust curriculum with a variety of experiential opportunities to choose from.

Degree Programs

Immerse yourself in an intimate learning environment with a host of educational, experiential, extracurricular and professional opportunities available in Miami.

Experiential Learning

We have a variety of experiential learning opportunities to choose from including four in-house legal clinics; and judicial, civil and criminal externships.

College of Law graduates achieve record employment, high bar passage rates

FIU Law’s graduating class of 2021 achieved the highest 10-month employment rates in the College’s history, based on data...

Prof. Carpenter teaches at three death penalty conferences

Professor Carpenter recently taught at three death penalty conferences, to include organizing and executing one of the conferences. The conferences focused on a particular method of...

Rising 3L Tierra Fulwood receives fellowship from National Black Prosecutors Association (NBPA)

Congratulations to rising 3L Tierra Fulwood for being selected by the National Black Prosecutors Association (NBPA) as one of the two fellows for 2022. Tierra’s educational and community service...

Mitzi Bolaños Anderson ’08 hired as director of the Civil and Human Rights Department for the The City of Des Moines, IA

The City of Des Moines announced today the hiring of Mitzi Bolaños Anderson as director of the Civil and Human Rights Department.  Anderson joins the City from Anchorage, Alaska, where she served as...

Life in Miami

With the sparkling ocean depths and the skyline looming in the distance, Miami beckons you to explore its deeply rooted Latin-American culture.

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“FIU Law has great academic strength based on its highly productive faculty and its successful students and graduates. The College’s serious commitment to teaching and its influential work in the local, national and international legal communities is equally impressive.”

- FIU Law Dean Antony Page