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First-Year Class Schedule

See what the University of Georgia School of Law has to offer. Contact the Admissions Office at 706-542-7060 to schedule a law school tour and/or a first-year class visit. 

Tours of the law school given by current students are available daily Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. 

Class visits and student led tours are available from September 2nd to November 21st, 2014.

Please select a first-year class day and time to visit.  Course descriptions are below.

 

Time Class Professor
     
Monday    
9:30 - 10:20 Criminal Law Hashimoto
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I Eaton
9:30 - 10:20 Criminal Law Watson
11:30 - 12:20 Civil Procedure I E. Burch
11:30 - 12:20 Civil Procedure I Rutledge
     
Tuesday    
9:30 - 10:20 Criminal Law Watson
9:30 - 10:20 Torts 1 Wells
9:30 - 10:20 Contracts I Baradaran
11:30 - 12:20 Torts I Leonard
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I E. Burch
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I Rutledge
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I Hall
2:30 - 3:20 Contracts I Barnett
2:30 - 3:20 Criminal Law Dennis
2:30 - 3:20 Contracts I Coenen
     
Wednesday    
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I Eaton
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I Wells
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I  Leonard
11:30 - 12:20 Criminal Law Hashimoto
11:30 - 12:20 Contracts I Baradaran
1:30 - 2:20 Contracts I Barnett
1:30 - 2:20 Criminal Law Dennis
1:30 - 2:20 Contracts I Coenen
     
Thursday    
9:30 - 10:20 Criminal Law Hashimoto
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I Eaton
9:30 - 10:20 Criminal Law Watson
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I E. Burch
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I Rutledge
12:30 - 1:20 Civil Procedure I Hall
     
Friday    
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I Wells
9:30 - 10:20 Torts I  Leonard
11:30 - 12:20 Contracts I Baradaran
11:30 - 12:20 Civil Procedure I Hall
1:30 - 2:20 Contracts I Barnett
1:30 - 2:20 Criminal Law Dennis
1:30 - 2:20 Contracts I Coenen

 

 

Course Descriptions

Civil Procedure
Civil Procedure is concerned with the process of adjudication by which courts resolve controversies brought to them as lawsuits. The course considers the rules of procedure governing civil actions in state and federal trial courts with special emphasis on selecting the proper forum, bringing the necessary parties before the court, stating claims for relief, gathering information to support or rebut such claims, resolving disputed claims by trial, and obtaining review of the accuracy and fairness of the resulting decision.

Contracts
An introduction to the law of legally enforceable promises including offers and their acceptance; duration and termination of offers; consideration; requisites of contracts under seal; parties affected by contracts; parole evidence rule; statute of frauds; performance of contracts; effect of illegality; discharge of contracts.

Criminal Law
The historical development of criminal law as well as the analysis of the necessary elements of crimes and the consideration of the principal classes of crimes.

Torts
These courses explore the basic principles underlying the law of civil liability for conduct causing damage to others. Topics include intentionally inflicted harm to a person's physical or emotional well-being, negligently inflicted harm and liability resulting from use and misuse of products.