News & Events

Search All News

Ringhand named new law school associate dean for academic affairs

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Georgia Law’s Lori A. Ringhand has been named the school’s new associate dean for academic affairs. In this role, she will supervise the law school’s academic program and curriculum. Ringhand is a nationally known Supreme Court scholar, and two-time winner of the C. Ronald Ellington Award for Excellence in Teaching, the law school’s highest teaching honor. She will assume the post at the start of the school’s fall semester on August 18.

cohen pic

Cohen publishes article in AJIL Unbound

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen has published “Zivotofsky II’s Two Visions for Foreign Relations Law" in 109 AJIL Unbound 10 (2015).

Educators and young lawyer take opposing sides at hearing over academic credit for paid externships

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr was quoted in the ABA Journal regarding the position of the Clinical Legal Education Association concerning paid externships. The article was written by Mark Hansen and published 7/16/15.

DNA & Innocence

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Professor of Law Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was interviewed by Georgia Public Broadcasting regarding his thoughts on DNA evidence and the recent decision of the Georgia Supreme Court to deny a new trial to a man serving a life sentence without parole in a Georgia prison. The interview was conducted by Celeste Headlee on 7/20/15.

The “Term in Review”

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Associate Professor Christian Turner was featured on Slate magazine's legal affairs podcast “Amicus” regarding the 2014-15 Supreme Court term during the month of July.