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Georgia Law posts strong finish in National Appellate Advocacy Competition

Monday, April 11, 2016

Congratulations to third-year students D. Tyler “Ty” Adams and Kathleen B. “Kate” Hicks for finishing as national quarterfinalists at the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition. The duo was also awarded the Best Brief in the nation.


Sawyer to serve second term on ASLH Membership Committee

Monday, April 11, 2016

Associate Professor Logan E. Sawyer III was recently appointed to serve a second term on the American Society for Legal History’s Membership Committee, which is the leading society for legal history.


Law school sweeps Intrastate Moot Court Competition

Monday, April 11, 2016

Congratulations to two Georgia Law teams for their strong performances at the 2016 Georgia Intrastate Moot Court Competition. Second-year students Michael D. Parrish, Troy A. Stram and Benjamin P. Stell were named champions of the competition, with the team earning the Best Brief award. Stram also was named Best Oralist. A team comprised of second-year students Callen A. Carroll, Thomas D. Church and Mary Grace Griffin finished as semifinalists. The teams were coached by third-year students Marshall S. Sims and Jacob M. “Jake” Ware. Georgia Law has won 12 out of the last 15 intrastate competitions.


Georgia Law launches Global Governance Summer School in Belgium

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Georgia Law was featured in the Daily Report regarding its new partnership with the University of Leuven in Belgium for a summer study abroad program. Offered through the law school's Dean Rusk International Law Center, it will provide students with the opportunity to spend three weeks and earn four credits at the Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies. The article was written by Meredith Hobbs and published 4/7/16.


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Amann presents at American Society of International Law Annual Meeting

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Associate Dean for International Programs and Strategic Initiatives & Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented "Protected Persons in the New Geneva Commentary" at an International Committee of the Red Cross panel launching the Updated Commentary on the First Geneva Convention of 1949. The panel took place at the American Society of International Law Annual Meeting during March. Also speaking at the panel was Georgia Law alumnus Jean-Marie Henckaerts (LL.M.'90).

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