News & Noteworthy

Faculty Highlights - May 2013

  • Professor Sander Moody

The Florida Coastal moot court program for which Professor Sander Moody is the faculty advisor completed the year ranked second in the country, after finishing last year ranked fourth in the country. Florida Coastal's moot court program competed in twenty-two competitions this year, winning ten championships, including seven national competitions, and reaching the finals seven other times. In the history of law school advocacy, only one other law school, one time, has ever won seven national competitions in a single year.

The top-16 law schools in the country are invited each year to the Moot Court National Championship, where Florida Coastal has finished in the final-four in two of the last three years. Read on for the full highlights.

Coastal Law's New President Begins First Week

Following the recent announcement of his appointment as president of Florida Coastal School of Law,  Dennis Stone, formerly president at Charlotte School of Law, began his first week at the school. 

“We are so pleased to welcome Dennis Stone back to the Florida Coastal community,” said Rick Inatome, CEO of the InfiLaw System of law schools.  “President Stone helped found Florida Coastal.  He has served in a variety of leadership positions in the InfiLaw consortium and has been a primary contributor to our success.”