Expert on globalization and the legal profession to speak at Georgia Law's 113th Sibley Lecture

Friday, January 8, 2016

David B. Wilkins, Harvard University’s vice dean for global initiatives on the legal profession, will present “The Accountants Are Coming―Again! The Rise and Transformation of the Big 4 Accountancy Firms and What it Means for the Global Market for Legal Services” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 113th Sibley Lecturer Jan. 28 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall. The event is free and open to the public.


Georgia Law names Hanson employee of the year

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Georgia Law’s Staff Representative Group presented Administrative Associate II Susan M. Hanson with the 2015 Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award recently. The award is given each year to an employee who demonstrates dedication and service to the law school. Hanson joined Georgia Law in 2014, and she supports the many needs of the seven members of the school’s office of advancement.


Hanson wins Terrell Distinguished Employee Award

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Georgia Law’s staff council presented Administrative Associate Susan M. Hanson with the 2015 Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award. The award is given each year to an employee who demonstrates outstanding dedication and service to the law school.


Georgia Law announces inaugural holders of its Carl E. Sanders Scholarships

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Georgia Law is pleased to announce the inaugural holders of its Carl E. Sanders Scholarships. Late last year, the law school received a $3.4 million gift from the estate of former Georgia Gov. Carl E. Sanders, and approximately $2.4 million was used to create a scholarship fund for law students. The inaugural Sanders Scholars are a mixture of first- and second-year law students hailing from throughout the state of Georgia and beyond.


Three professors to have new titles in January

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Congratulations to Professors Mehrsa Baradaran, Elizabeth Chamblee Burch and Elizabeth Weeks Leonard. These accomplished scholars will have new titles as of Jan. 1. Baradaran and Leonard will hold J. Alton Hosch Professorships, and Burch will hold the Charles H. Kirbo Chair of Law. 

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