ORLANDO, Fla – National Football League’s all-time leading rusher Emmitt Smith was the featured guest at the Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law’s FAMU Rising Scholarship Reception on November 20. The event took place at the Citrus Club in downtown, Orlando.
FAMU Law alumni, local business leaders, community partners and more were in attendance. The participating sponsors included John Crossman’s Career Killers, Maury L. Carter & Associates, Inc., Akerman, Cole, Scott & Kissane, Greenberg Traurig, Shutts & Bowen Attorneys at Law and Amscot Financial.
About FAMU College of Law
The FAMU College of Law is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando, just steps from the George C. Young United States Courthouse and Federal Building; and blocks from governmental offices, major law firms, large corporations and legal service agencies.
The college’s prime location provides students with direct access to the area’s largest employers of individuals with law degrees, offering our students and graduates ample avenues to gain practical experience in the legal profession.
With tuition among the lowest of the 13 law schools in Florida, along with a full-time day program and a part-time evening program, the college is distinctly positioned to offer the traditional student and the working professional a chance to earn a law degree while accruing minimal debt.
Thanks to its renowned faculty, the college focuses on academic excellence in the classroom; emphasizes practical experience and public service within its clinical programs; and stresses professionalism through its co-curricular activities.
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