Georgia Law team finishes as semifinalists in William Daniel Mock Trial competition

Monday, November 23, 2015

Congratulations to second-year students Joseph Patrick "J.P." Hackney and Hannah S. Sells, and third-year students Meredith A. Gardial and Benjamin P. "Ben" Ralston, who finished as semifinalists in the 2015 William Daniel Mock Trial competition.

UGA law school creates Jurist in Residence program honoring late Judge B. Avant Edenfield

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Georgia Law has created the B. Avant Edenfield Jurist in Residence, which will give law students an opportunity to learn from federal judges in a series of mini-courses. Made possible by a contribution from 2003 Georgia Law alumnus Allen W. Yee, a former clerk of the late Edenfield, the Jurist in Residence program will enable one or more Article III judges to spend a period in residence at the law school each year.

UGA names inaugural class of Women’s Leadership Fellows; Dean Rodrigues included

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Nine University of Georgia faculty members will hone their leadership skills and gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities confronting research universities as members of the inaugural class of the university’s Women’s Leadership Fellows Program. The class includes Georgia Law's Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law Usha Rodrigues.

Georgia Law finishes as finalists in ABA Regional Negotiation Competition

Monday, November 16, 2015

Congratulations to second-year law students Gregory D. "Greg" Mark and Louise J. "Joe" Potente for finishing as finalists in the American Bar Association Regional Negotiation Competition in Miami. The team finished fourth overall.

Georgia Law finishes strong at National Legal Ethics and Professionalism Moot Court Competition

Monday, November 16, 2015

Congratulations to third-year law students Sidney C. Eberhart and Sarah H. Newman for finishing as semi-finalists and winning Best Oral Team at the National Legal Ethics and Professionalism Moot Court Competition held at Mercer University. Third-year students Robert H. Daniel and Charles K. Thimmesch also finished as octo-finalists.