SPOTLIGHT

  1. APPLY FOR SUMMER/FALL 2015!

    Ave Maria School of Law welcomes your application! We will begin accepting applications for Summer/Fall 2015 on September 1, 2014! Apply ONLINE and pay no application fee! Every member of the incoming class will receive scholarship assistance ranging from $2,500 up to Full Tuition. There are also a limited number of awards in excess of Full Tuition for exceptional candidates. Contact Admissions if you have any questions. We look forward to receiving your application!

  2. Are you seeking a legal education inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition and the natural law?

    Apply to the Cardinal Newman Pre-Law Academy at Ave Maria School of Law! Ave Maria School of Law will host the Cardinal Newman Pre-Law Academy, January 4-8, 2015, for upperclassmen and recent graduates seeking a vocation in law inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition and the natural law. The application deadline for the Academy is December 1, 2014.

    To learn more about the Cardinal Newman Academy, click here
  3. The Ave Maria School of Law Queen of Heaven Ball

    You are Invited to The Ave Maria School of Law Queen of Heaven Ball at The Ritz-Carlton, Naples. Honorary Guests: Ambassador Michael Novak, American Catholic philosopher, novelist, 1994 recipient of the Templeton Prize and Mr. Thomas S. Monaghan, Chairman of the Board of Governors and Founder. For more information, please contact: Jean Takacs at (239) 687-5405 or jtakacs@avemarialaw.edu.

    RSVP BY NOVEMBER 21, 2014 Tickets may be purchased here.
  4. Inauguration of President and Dean Kevin Cieply

    Ave Maria School of Law held the Inauguration of its third President and Dean Kevin Cieply on September 24, 2014, at St. Agnes Catholic Church. Mass was celebrated by Most Reverend Frank J. Dewane, Bishop of the Diocese of Venice, followed by the Investiture Ceremony.

    To view a slideshow of photos from the Inauguration, click here.
  5. Ambassador Francis Rooney

    "Ave Maria School of Law will host "A Faith and Reason Signature Event" featuring Ambassador Francis Rooney at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 30, in the St. Thomas More Commons. Ambassador Rooney served as United States Ambassador to the Holy See from 2005 through 2008.

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  6. Law Estate Planning Conference

    The first Ave Maria School of Law Estate Planning Conference held April 25 was a great success. An impressive line-up of nationally recognized speakers presented lectures and panel discussion on the latest estate planning techniques. Attendees were able to earn CLE credits from The Florida Bar and CTFA credits from the Institute of Certified Bankers. Next year’s conference will be held May 1. View a slideshow of photos from the conference. click here.

    To view a slideshow of photos from the conference. click here.
  7. Brandon Cooper

    Brandon Cooper ’16, is a recipient of the T. J Reddick Bar Association’s Henry Latimer Scholarship in recognition of his academic achievements and perseverance thus far. Brandon is the SBA Secretary and a former senator. He is vice president of St. Benedict the Moor Black Law Students Association, founding member of AMSL’s Latino Lawyers Student Association and a Student Ambassador.

  8. Lisa Difilippo ’14 and Charnele Tate ’14

    "Congratulations to Lisa Difilippo ’14 and Charnele Tate ’14 on being named winners of the annual St. Thomas More Trial Competition. Lisa was also honored with the Best Oral Advocate Award.

  9. PreLaw Magazine

    Ave Maria School of Law has been named the best Catholic Law School in the United States for the devout by PreLaw Magazine. The winter 2014 issue of the magazine ranked AMSL first among 28 Catholic law schools.

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