Media Guide

Please use this site to search our database of faculty members and their areas of expertise. You can search by name (listed alphabetically below) or by subject area. Contact information and a brief biography are available by clicking on the links provided.
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Walter Hellerstein
Distinguished Research Professor & Francis Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law
State & Local Taxation, Interstate Taxation, Internet Taxation, International Taxation

C. Donald Johnson
Director, Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy
International Trade, China-U.S. Trade Issues

Fazal Khan
Associate Professor of Law
Public Health Law, Law & Science, International Products Liability, Health Law, Governmental Science Policy, Bioethics

Eleanor Crosby Lanier
Managing Attorney, Mediation Practicum
Special Education Mediation, Public Policy Mediation, Probate, Mediation - Ga. Rules & Practice, Juvenile Mediation, Employment Mediation, Elder Law & Policy Mediation, Elder Care Mediation, Domestic Violence Mediation, Domestic Mediation, Civil Mediation, ADA Mediation

Elizabeth Weeks Leonard
Professor of Law
Torts, State Health Laws & Policy, Health Law, Health Care Reform, Health Care Finance

Hillel Y. Levin
Associate Professor of Law
U.S. Supreme Court, Same sex marriage, Religious Freedom, Legislative/Administrative Process, Lawyering Theory, Free Speech, Education Law (vouchers), Education Law (tax credits), Education Law (student rights), Education Law (home schooling), Discrimination/Equal Protection Law, Church and State, Administrative Law

Timothy Meyer
Associate Professor of Law
International Trade, International Investment Law, International Environmental Law, International Business Transactions, Energy Law, Constitutional Law

Joseph S. Miller
Professor of Law
Trademark Law, Patent Law, Copyright, Antitrust

Lisa Milot
Associate Professor of Law
Real Estate, Trusts & Estates, Regulation of the Human Body, Property, Estate Planning

Carol Morgan
Business Law and Ethics Program Instructor
Transactional Skills Programs in Law Schools, Mergers & Acquisitions, In-house Council, Business Ethics, Buisness Negotiations

Susannah P. Mroz
Legal Research & Writing Instructor

Curtis C. Nesset
Legal Research & Writing Instructor and Director of Capital Assistance Project
Legal Research & Writing, Capital Punishment

Pennie Peck
Legal Research & Writing Instructor
The Law of Ethics & Lawyering, Legal Research & Writing, Appellate Practice

Lori A. Ringhand
J. Alton Hosch Professor of Law
U.S. Supreme Court Voting Practices, U.S. Supreme Court Confirmation Process, State & Local Government Law, Election Law, Constitutional Law

Usha Rodrigues
M.E. Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law
Venture Financing, Partnerships, LLCs, Entrepreneurship, Corporations, Corporate Governance, Contracts

Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge
Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Herman E. Talmadge Chair of Law
U.S. Supreme Court, International Litigation, International Business Transactions, International Arbitration, Civil Procedure, Arbitration

Logan E. Sawyer III
Associate Professor of Law
The Law of Ethics & Lawyering, Legal History, Corporations

Susan G. Schaffer
Managing Attorney, Family Violence Clinic
Family Violence

Alexander W. Scherr
Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics
Public Interest Law, Poverty Law, Mental Health Law, Mediation, Lawyering Theory, Landlord/Tenant Law, Evidence, Counseling & Negotiation, Clinical Education, Alternative Dispute Resolution

R. Perry Sentell Jr.
Marion and W. Colquitt Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Emeritus

David E. Shipley
Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Law
International, Intellectual Property, Remedies, Legal Education, Copyright, Civil Procedure, Administrative Law

James C. Smith
John Byrd Martin Chair of Law
Water Law, Secured Transactions, Real Estate, Mortgage Fraud, Land Use Law, Housing Law

Travis M. Trimble
Legal Research & Writing Instructor
Legal Research & Writing

Christian Turner
Asssociate Professor of Law
Regulation of Information, Property, Legislation, Lawyering Theory, Land Use Law

Camilla E. Watson
Professor of Law
Tax Practice & Procedure, Tax Crimes, Federal Income Tax, Criminal Law & Procedure