The Univerity of Florida College of Law’s Gerald T. Bennett Cooperative Learning American Inn of Court was recognized by the American Inns of Court with Platinum designation — the highest honor bestowed upon an inn and only afforded to the top 14 percent of inns across the nation.
The inn was honored in October for its achievements at the Ceremony of Excellence at the U.S. Supreme Court. UF Law Adjunct Professor Carl Schwait, a member of the Bar’s Board of Governors and president of the inn, accepted the honor on behalf of the inn.
The approximately 40-member inn convenes once a month in the Faculty Dining Hall over dinner for two-hour meetings while engaging in an interactive presentation by a guest speaker or group member. The inn also is heavily involved in mentorship.