In Memoriam: Professor Milner Ball

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Milner S. Ball, the holder of the Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law, who retired from the law school in 2007 after nearly 30 years of teaching and service.  He passed away on April 6. This respected scholar, teacher and mentor will be missed. Please visit the school's website to share a fond memory or condolence message with others in the law school community.


UGA hosts conference on careers in sustainability

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Georgia Law is partnering with other departments on campus to present "Careers in Sustainability," a conference designed to educate students and practitioners about the growing field of "green collar" jobs. The event will take place April 15 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall and will focus on opportunities in business, law, architecture, design and real estate. Registration is requested.


Georgia Law prevails at intrastate moot court competition

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law students Andrew M. Bagley, Rachael D. Ivey and Samuel H. Sabulis who recently took home the championship trophy and the Best Brief Award in the Intrastate Moot Court Competition, which has teams from all five of the state's law schools competing against each other for top honors. This is the sixth consecutive year UGA has won this competition and the eighth consecutive year it has earned the best brief title.


Video of the Holmes/Hunter trial re-enactment and legal panel now available

Friday, April 1, 2011

The video recording of the law school's re-enactment of the legal trial that opened the door for Charlayne Hunter and Hamilton Holmes to enroll in the University of Georgia and the legal panel that followed is now available for viewing online. Additionally, this program will be aired on UGA's cable channel, 15, which is available to Charter Communications Athens-area subscribers. The original presentation took place February 25 in the school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom.


Georgia Law ranks in top 10 for most financial value

Thursday, March 31, 2011

In a recent U.S. News & World Report ranking, Georgia Law placed in the top 10 law schools for providing the "most financial value" at graduation.  The listing looked at first-year salaries relative to debt load.    

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