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FIU Law leaps in U.S. News rankings

FIU Law climbed 38 spots to rank No. 60 among the nation’s law schools (No. 32 among public schools), according to U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools Rankings

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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.

National Jurist Ranks FIU Law #17 Nationally for Best Value

FIU Law ranked 17th overall in The National Jurist’s 2022 Best Value Law Schools rankings.

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

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In Memoriam: Professor Megan Fairlie

It is with great sadness that we share news that Megan A. Fairlie, Professor of Law at the Florida International...

FIU Law leaps in U.S. News rankings

MIAMI (May 11, 2023) – FIU Law climbed 38 spots to rank No. 60 among the nation’s law schools (No. 32 among public...

Prof. Carpenter teaches at death penalty conference

From May 18-20, 2023, Professor Eric Carpenter taught at the University of Colorado Law School as part of the 2023 National Capital Voir Dire Training Program. More than 80 defense...

FIU Law Trial Team Caps Season with Semifinal Finish at Estrella in Puerto Rico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Miami, FL – April 20, 2023) Capping its extraordinary 2022-2023 competition season, the FIU Law Trial Team returns from Puerto Rico as semifinalist in the...

Patricia Mesa ’13 honored with Pro Bono Family Law Firm Award by Dade Legal Aid

Congratulations to Patricia Mesa ’13 who was honored with the Pro Bono Family Law Firm Award. The award was presented on May 23, 2023 during the Dade Legal Aid Annual Nuts &...

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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