About Saint Thomas University Law School
Founded in 1984, St. Thomas University School Law is fully accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. It is part of a Catholic university and a law school where values matter.
St. Thomas Law trains and graduates lawyers capable of applying legal principles to address and solve problems of an increasingly complex and changing society. The rigorous academic program of the law school emphasizes lifelong learning and scholarship in a personalized, caring environment. To this end, we remain committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and community service.
St. Thomas Law offers extensive clinical, externship, and internship opportunities to further enhance our students' legal training.
St. Thomas Law is committed to providing students with a first-rate legal education, which is coupled with a wide variety of experiential clinical opportunities. St. Thomas Law students have the opportunity to take what they learn in the classroom and apply it to real-world legal work. Our internship, clinical and externship programs include: the Appellate Litigation Clinic, the Immigration Clinic and the Tax Clinic, which are located on campus, the judicial, criminal and civil externship programs, the Florida Supreme Court externship program, our Pax Romana at the United Nations program, and our internship programs in areas of special interest like Bankruptcy Law, Elder Law, or Family Law.
Students are exposed to a wide range of subject areas and skills over the course of their studies at St. Thomas Law through the academic, clinical, international, and academic success programs:
- Legal Research & Writing
- Externships and Internships
- Elder Law Certificate
- Environmental Sustainability Certificate
- Intercultural Human Rights Certificate
- Tax Certificate
- Joint Degree Programs
- Law Reviews and Journals
- Legal Externship
- Pro Bono
- Spain Study Abroad
- Trial Advocacy Programs