John F. Yetter

John Yetter

John F. Yetter

Professor Emeritus
Contact Information

Florida State University
College of Law
Phone: 850.644.4010


LL.M., Yale University, 1968
J.D., summa cum laude, Duquesne University, 1967
B.S., Lehigh University, 1963

A frequent lecturer for The Florida Bar and judicial education programs, Professor Yetter is the editor of Florida Civil Trial Guide (Matthew Bender & Co. 1990). He teaches Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Florida Criminal Procedure, and Sports and the Law.

Distinguished in his service to the Florida Bar, Professor Yetter has been awarded the 1998 Selig I. Goldin Award, the highest honor given by The Florida Bar Criminal Law Section, and has also chaired the Executive Council, Criminal Law Section of The Florida Bar and of the Florida Criminal Procedure Rules Committee, and The Florida Bar Commission on the Practical Aspects of Death Penalty Appeals.