Georgia Law students participate in alternative spring break in New Orleans

Friday, March 21, 2014

Earlier this month, 25 law students embarked on a volunteer trip to New Orleans, La., where they participated in a full week of unpaid legal work as part of an alternative spring break. Organized by the law student organization Public Interest Law Council, approximately 1,000 pro bono hours of assistance were provided in legal settings aiding underprivileged communities in the New Orleans area.


Deneen wins Georgia Law Review's Best Note Competition

Friday, March 21, 2014

Congratulations to second-year student Lee A. Deneen who is the winner of the Georgia Law Review's 2014 Best Note Competition. 


Georgia Law launches Master in the Study of Law

Friday, March 21, 2014

This fall, the University of Georgia School of Law will begin offering a new graduate level degree for professionals and recent graduates seeking to increase their knowledge of law relevant to their career or academic discipline. The Master in the Study of Law is a non-thesis, 30-credit-hour degree for non-lawyers that can be completed in one year on a full-time basis or over three years on a part-time basis. It will provide students with a solid understanding of the U.S.


Home Depot executive to deliver House Lecture

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Home Depot executive Teresa Wynn Roseborough will present “It’s Time to Try Defying Gravity – One Woman’s Thoughts on Having it All” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 32nd Edith House Lecturer on April 9 at 3:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public.


Georgia Law speaker to address democracy and nonviolence in Iran

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The law school's Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy will host Middle Eastern scholar Ramin Jahanbegloo, who will speak on democracy and nonviolence in Iran, on April 14 at 3:30 p.m. in Classroom A (120) of Hirsch Hall.  The event is free and open to the public.

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