J.D. Course and Exam Schedules

Listed below, please find the course and exam schedules for the current semester and forthcoming semesters as they become available.
The Law School Academic Calendar can be found here.

Last updated: August 20, 2019

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First Year Courses
Course Section First-Year Courses Credits Professor Days Time Location
630AA 01 Legal Skills §1 0.5 Friedland* Fri: 9/13, 10/4, 11/8 9:00a-3:00p 108
630AA 02 Legal Skills §2 0.5 Friedland* Fri: 9/13, 10/4, 11/8 9:00a-3:00p 108
630AA 03 Legal Skills §3 0.5 Friedland* Fri: 9/13, 10/4, 11/8 9:00a-3:00p 108
630AA 04 Legal Skills §4 0.5 Friedland* Fri: 9/13, 10/4, 11/8 9:00a-3:00p 108
600 01 Civil Procedure §1 (flex students) 4 Nathenson TTh 1:30-3:30p A-112
600 02 Civil Procedure §2 4 Rizzardi TTh 2:00-4:00p 102
600 03 Civil Procedure §3 4 Moore TTh 1:30-3:30p 104
600 04 Civil Procedure §4 4 Nathenson/

Rizzardi/

Moore

TTh 1:30-3:30p*

2:00-4:00p*

1:30-3:30p*

*(students assigned to subsection)

A-112

102

104

610A 01 Contracts §1 (flex students) 4 Singer TTh 9:00-11:00a 104
610A 02 Contracts §2 4 Plass MW 9:30-11:30a CPD-113
610A 03 Contracts §3 4 Clark MW 10:00a-12:00p 104
610A 04 Contracts §4 4 Singer MW 10:00a-12:00p 219
650A 01 Torts §1 4 Hernandez MW 10:00a-12:00p A-112
650A 02 Torts §2 4 Mensel MW 1:00-3:00p A-112
650A 03 Torts §3 4 Dai MW 1:30-3:30p 104
650A 04 Torts §4 4 Hernandez MW 1:00-3:00p 219
635 01A Legal Writing §1A

(flex students)

3 Warheit T

Th

4:00-5:15p

4:00-6:00p

103
635 01B Legal Writing §1B 3 Kravitz M

F

1:00-2:15p

10:00a-12:00p

103
635 02A Legal Writing §2A 3 Chan T

F

10:30-11:45a

10:30a-12:30p

102
635 02B Legal Writing §2B 3 Warheit T

F

10:30-11:45a

12:00-2:00p

215
635 03A Legal Writing §3A 3 Chan T

F

3:45-5:00p

1:00-3:00p

219

102

635 03B Legal Writing §3B 3 Rogatinsky T

F

10:45a-12:00p

12:30-2:30p

A-111
635 04A Legal Writing §4A 3 Kravitz M

F

3:30-4:45p

1:00-3:00p

103
635 04b Legal Writing §4b 3 Rogatinsky T

F

9:00-10:15a

9:00-11:00a

215
Required Upper Level Courses

++MPRE is 11/9/2019

Course Section Required Upper Level Courses Credits Professor Days Time Location
711B1 01 Advanced Legal Skills §1 (2L Students) 4 Castleberry MW 12:30-2:30p CPD-113
711B1 02 Advanced Legal Skills §2 (2L Students) 4 Castleberry TTh 9:00-11:00a CPD-113
685 01 Appellate Advocacy §1 2 Mahoney W 1:00-3:00p 103
685 02 Appellate Advocacy §2 2 Judge Walsh* T 6:45-8:45p 103
685 02 Appellate Advocacy §3 2 Mahoney Th 11:15a-1:15p 104
968 01 Bar Prep Skills I §1 (3L Students) 4 Gibbs MW 1:00-3:00p 102
968 02 Bar Prep Skills I §2 (3L Students) 4 Gibbs TTh 10:00a-12:00p A-112
813 01 Business Associations §1 4 Butler MW 9:00a-11:00p 202
813 02 Business Associations §2 4 Sullivan TTh 10:00a-12:00p 219
826 01 Evidence §1 4 Ledwon MW 9:00-11:00a 102
826 02 Evidence §2 4 Ledwon TTh 1:30-3:30p 219
850 01 Professional Responsibility §1 (3L Students ONLY)++ 3 Pertnoy MW 3:15-4:45p A-112
850 02 Professional Responsibility §2 (3L Students ONLY)++ 3 Rizzardi TTh 3:15-4:45p 202
Elective Courses
Course Section Elective Courses  Credits Professor Days Time Location
869 01 Admiralty Law 3 Costabel* MW 3:30-5:00p 109A
842 01 Bankruptcy 3 Abdo-Gomez* M 5:30-8:30p 103
945 01 Capital Punishment 2 Georgi* Th 11:15a-1:15p 109A
866 01 Conflicts of Law 3 Light ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE
808 01 Criminal Procedure I §1 3 Judge Trawick* MW 6:30-8:00p 102
808 02 Criminal Procedure I §2 3 Tibbs TTh 1:30-3:00p 103
848 01 Criminal Procedure II 3 Judge Cooke W 6:30-9:30p 215
851 01 Elder Law 3 Zamora* T 10:00a-1:00p 103
895 01 Environmental Law {S} 3 Light ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE
810 01 Family Law 3 Gilbert MW 10:30a-12:00p A-111
901 01 Federal Estate and Gift Taxation 3 Wolff MW 11:15-12:45p 215
812 01 Federal Income Tax 4 Wolff MW 9:00-11:00a 215
828 01 First Amendment 3 Wiessner TTh 3:15-4:45p 218
881 01 Florida Civil Practice {S} 3 Pertnoy MW 11:15a-12:45p 202
880 01 Florida Constitutional Law §1 3 Judge Shepherd*/Judge Davis T 6:30-9:30p 219
880 02 Florida Constitutional Law §2 3 Coffee, J* W 6:30-9:30p 219
837C 01 How Judges Think 1 Judge Levine* W 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25 6:00-9:00p 218
817 01 Interviewing, Counseling, & Negotiations (ICN) {S} 2 Rizzardi Th 11:15a-1:15p 103
959 01 International Business Transactions 3 Costabel MW 5:30-7:00p 109A
700 01 International Law 3 Pati W 6:00-9:00p  A-112
816 01 Labor Law 3 Plass MW 3:15-4:45 202
846A 01 Legal Research Bootcamp – International Law 1 Balleste M-F 8/19-8/23 3:00-6:00p 215
689C 01 Mental Health Law 2 Davis* T 6:45-8:45p 215
734 01 Mock Trial – Class Component {S} 1 Lafrance* Th 8:15-9:15p 108
734A 01 Mock Trial Team {S} 1 or 2 Lafrance* Offsite N/A N/A
710 01 Moot Court – Class Component 1 Blumberg* M 5:00-6:00p 202
710A 01 Moot Court Team {S} 1 or 2 Blumberg* Offsite N/A N/A
710 01 Moot Court (Int’l Arbitration) – Class Component 2 Wiessner M TBD TBD
710 01 Moot Court (Space Law) – Class Component 1 Ospina M TBD TBD
861 01 Pre-Trial Practice {S} 3 Alvarez* T 6:15-9:15p 201
894 01 Products Liability 3 Mensel MW 5:30-7:00p CPD-113
747 01 Property Focus for the Bar §1 1 Zeiner Th 8/29-10/3 1:00-3:00p A-111
747 02 Property Focus for the Bar §2 1 Zeiner W 10/9-11/13 5:15-7:15p 202
843 01 Real Estate Development and Finance {S} 3 Zeiner MW 11:15a-12:45p 109A
815 01 Sales 3 Clark MW 1:30-3:00p A-111
820 01 Secured Transactions (iLaw) 3 Henning* Online Online N/A
846A 01 Space Law 2 Ospina M 1:00-3:00p 109A
865C 01 Trademark and Branding Law {S} 3 Nathenson TTh 5:00-6:30p 215
760 01 Trial Advocacy Practice §1 {S} 3 Russomanno* M 6:30-9:30p 108
760 02 Trial Advocacy Practice §2 {S} 3 Lafrance* Th 5:00-8:00p 108
760 03 Trial Advocacy Practice §3 {S} 3 Judge Lopez* T 6:30-9:30p 202
760 04 Trial Advocacy Practice §4 {S} 3 Judge Towbin Singer* Th 6:15-9:15p 104
840 01 Wills & Trusts 3 Schneider* TTh 5:00-6:30p CPD-113
Seminars
Course Section Seminar Courses  Credits Professor Days Time Location
899H3 01 Cyber Security Law and Policy 2 Balleste T 3:15-5:15p 109A
899Y 01 Immigration 2 Gilbert M 3:15-5:15p 218
899B1 01 Race and the Law 2 Tibbs T 10:00a-12:00p 218
899L1 01 Rule of Law 2 Wiessner Th 1:00-3:00p 218
899Q2 01 UN Global Governance & Global Ethics 2 Wolff/Holland* ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE
Clinics/Externships
Course Section Clinics/Externships^^ Credits Professor Days Time Location
845A 01 Appellate Litigation Clinic {S} 6 Blumberg* Th 4:30-6:30p 219
857 01 Civil Practice Externship {S} 4/8 Dykas T 6:30-8:30p 218
864 01 Criminal Practice Externship {S} 8 Noto* Th 6:45-8:45p 201
870 01 Florida Supreme Court Internship 12 Dykas Off site Off site Off site
835B 01 Immigration Clinic {S} 6 Vastine W 3:15-5:15p 218
865 01 Judicial Internship {S} 4 Judge Gayles* T 6:15-8:15p 109A
857A 01 United Nations Internship in New York {S} 8 Wolff Off Site Off Site Off Site
857AA 01 United Nations Internship in New York – Class Component {S} 4 Wolff Off Site Off Site Off Site
911 01 Tax Clinic {S} 4 Butler/Even W 3:15-5:15p 215
Graduate Courses in Intercultural Human Rights – LL.M.

These courses may be taken as elective credits by J.D. students.
J.D. students must register for the Graduate LL.M. Courses at the Law School Registrar’s Office.
Click here to view the full LL.M. Course Schedule.

Course No. Section Dates Course Credits Professor Schedule/Time Room
 LLM700

LAW700

01 8/28-11/20 International Law 3 Pati W

6:00-9:00p

A-112
LLM411A

LAW411A

01 8/19-9/7 International Bill of Rights 3 Wiessner 8/19-8/30

M T Th F

6:00-8:55p

9/3-9/6

T Th F

6:00-8:55p

Sa. – 9/7
8:30a-12:30p

A-111
LLM420

LAW420

01 9/16-9/20 Ethical Moorings: Philosophical & Religious Foundations 1 Makdisi, John M T Th F

6:00-8:55p

A-111
LLM423

LAW423

01 9/24-9/28 Human Rights and Religion 1 Butler M T Th F

6:00-8:55p

A-111
LLM414

LAW414

01 10/14-10/18 Protections of Refugees 1 Gilbert M T Th F

6:00-8:55p

A-111
LLM401

LAW40

01 10/28-11/1 Human Rights Lawyering {S} 1 Meany* M T Th F

6:00-8:55p

A-111
Mid-Term First Year Exam Schedule

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Monday, October 7 Tuesday, October 8 Wednesday, October 9 Thursday, October 10 Friday, October 11
Torts Civil Procedure No Exams Contracts No Exams (makeup day if necessary)
Section 1 – (Hernandez)

9:30-11:30a

Rooms: TBA

Section 1 – (Nathenson)

1:00-3:00p

Rooms: TBA

Section 1 – (Singer)

9:00-11:00a

Room: TBA

Section 2 – (Mensel)

1:00-3:00p

Rooms: TBA

Section 2 – (Rizzardi)

9:30-11:30a

Rooms: TBA

Section 2 – (Plass)

1:00-3:00p

Rooms: TBA

Section 3 – (Dai)

9:30-11:30a

Rooms: TBA

Section 3 – (Moore)

1:00-3:00p

Rooms: TBA

Section 3 – (Clark)

1:00-3:00p

Room: TBA

Section 4 – (Hernandez)

9:30-11:30a

Rooms: TBA

Section 4 – (TBD)

9:30-11:30a

Rooms: TBA

Section 4 – (Singer)

9:00-11:00a

Rooms: TBA

Exam Schedule

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 FRIDAY  FRIDAY Reading Days
 11 Oct 15 Nov 11/26 – 12/2
10:00a-12:00p 10:00a-12:00p
Property Focus for the Bar §1 Property Focus for the Bar §2  To Be Announced  To Be Announced Reading Period
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
2 Dec 3 Dec 4 Dec 5 Dec 6 Dec 7 Dec
8:30am 8:30am 8:30am 8:30am 8:30am 8:30am
Reading Period Evidence §1

Evidence §2

Civil Procedure §1

Civil Procedure §2

Civil Procedure §3

Civil Procedure §4

Secured Transactions

Criminal Procedure I §1

Criminal Procedure I §2

Criminal Procedure II

Bar Prep Skills I §1

Bar Prep Skills §2

MAKE-UP DAY
2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm
Reading Period Conflicts of Law

Federal Income Tax

Bankruptcy Florida Constitutional Law §1

Florida Constitutional Law §2

International Law

Labor Law NO EXAMS
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
9 Dec 10 Dec 11 Dec 12 Dec 13 Dec
8:30am 8:30am 8:30am 8:30am 8:30am
Torts §1

Torts §2

Torts §3

Torts §4

Business Associations §1

Business Associations §2

Elder Law Contracts §1

Contracts §2

Contracts §3

Contracts §4

First Amendment

 

 

Degrees Posted

 

 

2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm 2:00pm
Wills & Trusts Family Law

Federal Estate and Gift Tax

Florida Civil Practice

Advanced Legal Skills §1

Advanced Legal Skills §2

Professional Responsibility §1

Professional Responsibility §2

Sales

Make-Up Day
Take-Home, Online, and/or Paper
Admiralty Law

Appellate Advocacy

Capital Punishment

Environmental Law

How Judges Think

International Business Transactions

Interviewing, Counseling & Negotiations

Legal Research & Writing

Legal Research Boot Camp – International Law

Mental Health Law

Pretrial Practice

Products Liability

Real Estate Development & Finance

Space Law

Seminars: ALL

Trademark & Branding Law

Trial Advocacy Practice

To Be Announced in Fall 2019

Summer 2020 schedule to be announced