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.

FIU Ranks Among Top 50 Public Law Schools

FIU Law now ranks among the top fifty public law schools in America, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Law School Rankings.

FIU Law Accepts GRE for Admissions

FIU Law announced today that it will begin accepting the GRE for J.D. program applicants, starting with its Fall 2019 entering class.

Applications Now Open

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.

The Princeton Review Ranks FIU Law #4 in Nation for Most Diverse Faculty

FIU Law ranked #4 in the Nation for Most Diverse Faculty by The Princeton Review. This ranking also puts FIU Law #1 in the...

Prof. Carpenter Quoted in Wall Street Journal on President Trump’s pardon of Clinton Lorance and two other military members

Professor Carpenter was quoted in the Wall Street Journal on President Trump's pardon of Clinton Lorance and two other military members charged or convicted of war crimes under the UCMJ. This was of...

“LIBERTAD”: An Analysis of the Hurdles and Urgency Surrounding the Private Right of Action Under Title III of the Helms-Burton Act

*Monique Reyes As many Cuban-Americans know, attempts by ten United States Presidents and various Congresses to legislate against Cuba’s communist regime have proven to be futile....

FIU Law Alumna Chanel Rowe ’14 joins U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Chanel Rowe, Valedictorian of FIU Law Class of 2014, recently joined the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Miami Regional Office as an enforcement attorney. As an...

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.

Upcoming Events

“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

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