Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Georgia Law recently took home the top trophy during the regional rounds of the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition, held in Atlanta, and at the Texas Bar Association National Trial Competition, held in Memphis, Tenn., earning the right to advance to the national level for both competitions. The school also earned the right to compete in the national rounds of the Transactional LawMeet after placing second at regionals.
Georgia Law was one of eight units on campus that received an Award of Excellence in the media relations projects category for "50 Years of Courage: Celebrating Desegregation at UGA" at the 2012 Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District III awards competition last month in Atlanta.
Associate Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding shareholder lawsuits. The article was written by Russell Grantham and appeared on 3/11/12.
Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Rome News-Tribune regarding revisions proposed by Gov. Nathan Deal to the sentencing of criminals in Georgia. The article was written by Walter C. Jones and appeared on 3/12/12.
University of Georgia graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation, according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2013 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The School of Law was one of the programs recognized in the report with an overall ranking of 34th, placing it among the top 13 public law schools in the nation and among the top three public schools in the Southeast.