List of Law Colleges in Florida

List of Law Colleges in FloridaNova Southeastern University — Shepard Broad Law Center

This law school is accredited by the ABA and also a member of AALS. Its law center is located in the suburb of Fort Lauderdale. It offers traditional academic program in three year and four year evening versions. Students are taught traditional legal reasoning, writing, and research forwarding them to lawyer interviewing, negotiating, advocating, mediating, counseling and in other critical skills. It also offers international dual degree opportunities and joint degrees. This law college has rich library and physical facilities.

University of Miami School of Law

This law college is founded in 1926 in Coral Gables and part of the largest private research universities in United States. It is accredited by ABA and also a member of AALS. It also offers public interest programs and opportunities with Center for ethics and public services. It offers joint degree programs too with seven L.L.M programs for post graduation law study. There are other programs at the law school too as ‘summer abroad programs in many countries.

Florida State University College of Law

This law school is in Tallahassee, a highly accomplished and accessible law college where faculty produces well rounded and effective lawyers. It has been rated #1 law school by US News and world report 2015 including by Business insider too in 2014 in terms of job placement. The college has 50,000 square foot of advocacy center. Law students can earn academic credit at live client clinics in juvenile law, medical patient assistance and in family law.

Florida International University College of Law

It is accredited by American Bar Association and only public law school in Southern Florida. It got its approval in 2006 providing important developments in both public and private law. It is located in Miami and has ranked four times first in the state of Florida having state’s highest bar passing rates. It also has ranked first in Florida in multistate professional responsibility exam having 96% passage rate.

Fredric G. Levin College of Law

It offers a three year full time program in Juris Doctor Degree with advanced law degree including LLM degree programs in comparative law, international taxation, and environmental law and in others. It is the second best law school in Florida and 8th best law school in the United States. It was founded in 1909 and has been a member of AALS. It has its approvation from ABA in 1925. Here faculty is highly accomplished having scholars, practitioners and educators. It is counted one of the nation’s largest universities and also a member of Association of American Universities.

Florida Coastal School of Law

Accredited by ABA, it offers best and finest legal education led by international accomplished faculty. It offers a realistic experienced based approach and mentorship to students. It is a private law school in Jacksonville, Florida that was founded in 1996. First the college was provisionally approved by the American Bar Association and then got its full accreditation in 2002.

Florida A&M University College of Law

This law school is also an ABA accredited law school in Orlando, Florida. It is part of Florida A&M University. It was founded in 1887, a public, coeducational and accredited long grant University. You can study here a broad range of instructions, service programs and research at professional, graduate and undergraduate programs. It is the only public law school in Central Florid.

Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law

It is also known as Barry law that is located in Orlando, Florida. It is an academic college of Barry university in Miami shores in Florida. The law school offers various programs in law both for full time and part time students and also a three year daytime program including four year extended study program in evening for working students. It was founded in 1993and became a part of Barry university in 1999, a Catholic international university.

Ave Maria School of Law

This law school was founded in 1999. It is an ABA accredited Roman Catholic law school that is located in Naples in Florida. There are over many students enrolled in the law college from various states, countries. It offers a full time three year Juris Doctor program that is based on a traditional legal education on Socratic Method having emphasis on law’s intersection with Catholic intellectual tradition with natural law philosophy. This law college has a three year semester research including writing with advocacy program.


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