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Appel featured on WABE program

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was featured in WABE regarding his thoughts on the Justice Department handling water wars cases. The article titled "Jeff Sessions' nomination could affect Georgia's water wars" was written by Molly Samuel and was published 1/17/17.

Khan featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Associate Professor Fazal Khan was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding his thoughts on when substandard medical practices cross the threshold from gross negligence to criminal liability. The article titled "Liposuction patient screamed, died, but Cobb doctor won't face charges" was written by Lois Norder and was published 1/13/17.

Carlson featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding his thoughts on the Georgia judicial watchdog agency. The article titled "Why the Georgia judicial watchdog agency is in limbo" was written by Bill Rankin and was published 1/13/17. 

Third-year law student helps Cobb County ADA get conviction

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Third-year law student Michael D. "Mike" Parrish was featured in a Cobb County Judicial Circuit press release regarding his role in assisting Cobb County Assistant District Attorney and alumna Sherwin K. Figueroa (J.D.'11) in her case convicting a felon. The case was also featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The article titled "Cobb tractor-trailer thief who represented himself gets 7 years" was written by Ben Brasch and was published 1/12/17. 

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E. Burch featured in Bloomberg Law

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Bloomberg Law article regarding her thoughts on cognitive diversity and multidistrict litigation. The article titled "More Women Plaintiffs' Lawyers Becoming Complex Litigation Leaders" was written by Julie A. Steinberg and was published 1/12/17.