J.D. Certificate Programs

Business Law Certificate

The Business Law Certificate coordinates courses that span the established spectrum of business-related practices, including tax, intellectual property, corporate law, and the business aspects of sports. Each of the four areas is termed a “track” from which students may develop their own customized concentration.  You may also contact Professor Roger Groves at rgroves@fcsl.edu. Click here for complete information on the program requirements and courses: Business Law Certificate Program.

Please download the enrollment form if you are instersted in enrolling for the Business Law Certificate.

Please also see the business program's regulatory blog: Coastal Updates on Regulatory Affairs and Business

Environmental Law Certificate

The Environmental Law Certificate program provides students with the knowledge base and practical legal skills necessary to practice enviromental law.  Students participating in the Environmental Law Certificate program also have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through externships with state and local environmental agencies, law firms and NGOs.  Click here for complete information on the program requirements and courses:  Environmental Law Certificate Program.

Family Law Certificate

The Family Law Certificate program consists of a group of coordinated courses designed to provide students with a substantial legal knowledge base as to a wide variety of issues in family law, and to enter the field practice-ready.  Click here for complete information on the program requirements and courses:  Family Law Certificate Program.  You may also contact Professor Quince Hopkins at qhopkins@fcsl.edu.

International and Comparative Law Certificate

The International and Comparative Law Certificate program trains students how to negotiate complex international agreements, and appear before domestic courts, arbitration panels and international tribunals to argue cutting edge international law issues.  The program also plans to offer students the opportunity to gain practical experience through externships with international tribunals, law firms and NGOs.  Click here for complete information on the program requirements and courses: International and Comparative Law Certificate Program.  You may also contact Professor Chris Roederer at croederer@fcsl.edu.

Research, Writing and, Drafting Certificate

The Research, Writing and Drafting Certificate program is designed to prepare students for practice by honing their legal analysis, research, oral advocacy and writing skills.  It is the only certificate program of its kind in Florida.  Click here for complete information on the program requirements and courses:  Research, Writing and Drafting Certificate Program.  You may also contact Professor Leigh Scales at lscales@fcsl.edu.

Law Practice Technology Certificate

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