Georgia Law possesses an impressive collection of more than 70 portraits of famous Georgians, former deans and faculty members, as well as accomplished alumni.
Georgia Law's alumni association has named Atlanta attorney and former U.S. Congressman George W. "Buddy" Darden III (J.D.'67) and U.S. District Court Judge for the Northern District of Georgia Steve Jones (J.D.'87) as the recipients of this year's Distinguished Service Scroll Award. The award is the Law School Association’s highest honor and recognizes individuals for their exceptional service and dedication to the legal profession and the law school.
This fall, three new professors will be joining the faculty of Georgia Law. They are: Jason A. Cade, who will teach Immigration Law and the Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic; Nathan S. Chapman, who will teach Law & Ethics of Lawyering, Law & Religion and Georgia Practice; and Christina Mulligan, who will teach Internet Law, Cybercrimes and Intellectual Property Survey.
Georgia Law students participating in the school's Global Internship Program this summer will have the opportunity to gain international legal experience while working for organizations across the globe such as the Human Rights League in Slovakia, the Clorox Company in Argentina, King & Wood Mallesons in China and the National Centre for Research on Europe in New Zealand. A total of 17 students will be participating in the program this summer with placements spanning 12 countries and five continents.
Georgia Law now has an official presence on Twitter – @UGASchoolofLaw. Please follow us to stay up-to-date on the latest law school news.
Cleveland Distinguished Chair of Legal Ethics and Professionalism Lonnie T. Brown Jr., who joined the Georgia Law faculty in 2002, will become the school’s associate dean of academic affairs July 1, upon the retirement of Paul M. Kurtz.