Ann Marie Cavazos

Ann Marie B Cavazos

College Of Law - Instruction


Office Hours

College of Law- Room #330B
Faculty 3rd Floor

Program Assistant is Iana Hair, Phone:  (407) 254-4022,

Current Semester Schedule

LAW 5312-6235-301 Mediation Theory and Practice: Tues, Thurs - 1:15pm - 2:45pm

LAW 6503-6211-301 Florida Constitutional Law: Wed - 10:00am - 12:00pm


About Me

Professor Ann Marie Cavazos, a Professor of Law, has been expanding student knowledge for Florida A&M University College of Law for over a decade. Joining the faculty team in 2005, under her visionary leadership the Clinical Program ranked 7th nationally for “Best in Practical Training.” She is committed to service, scholarship, and teaching. Cavazos serves as President of the FAMU Faculty Senate and teaches Florida Constitutional Law, Evidence, Professional Responsibility, Prosecution Clinic, Transactional Law, and Florida Practice. To support the endeavor of pedagogy reform for the 21st Century legal education she spearheaded, co-wrote and published two books that can immediately equip law students with practical legal skills in the classroom, namely, “Florida Family Law and Tort Law Practice and Skills Workbooks."

Prior to joining the faculty, she was pro bono manager at Greater Orlando Area Legal Services and Director of the Alianza for Fair Housing Program of Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida. She also worked as a staff attorney with the Brooklyn Legal Aid Society and was appointed to the bench as a referee in the Brooklyn and Bronx Family Court. She holds a J.D. from Temple University School of Law and a B.S. from John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Areas of Interest

  • Florida Constitutional Law
  • Florida Family Law
  • Torts


  • J.D.
    Temple University School of Law
  • B.S.
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Work History

  • Professor, 2005-Present
    Florida A&M University College of Law


Courses Taught At FAMU

  •  LAW 6330-3821-303 Evidence
  • LAW 6388-3824-302 Interviewing Counseling & Negotiation

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