Alumnus Jere Morehead installed as UGA's 22nd president

Monday, July 1, 2013

Jere Morehead, a 1980 graduate of Georgia Law, became UGA's 22nd president on July1. He has stated that his top priorities will include: focusing on the university's upcoming capital fundraising campaign, increasing the number of need-based scholarships and playing a larger role in the economic development of Georgia.


Georgia Law welcomes three new professors

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

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.


UGA School of Law alumni association presents highest honor to Darden and Jones

Friday, June 28, 2013

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.


GIP participants travel to five continents

Thursday, May 23, 2013

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.


Brown named law school associate dean of academic affairs

Monday, May 13, 2013

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.

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