Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Professor Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was featured in a WSB-TV article regarding his thoughts on police departments receiving military weapons. The article appeared 8/16/14.
Georgia Law proudly welcomes the academically talented Class of 2017, which is composed of 185 students. These students boast an impressive median LSAT score and undergraduate GPA of 163 and 3.7, respectively. They come from 23 different states and 70 undergraduate institutions, and 18 percent indicated they are members of a minority group. All statistics as of the first day of orientation - Aug. 14, 2014.
Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird, who served as dean of the law school for a total of 13 years and officially served on the faculty for more than 20 years, although he taught at the law school for approximately four decades. Beaird passed away on August 14. This revered leader, scholar, teacher and mentor will be missed.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in an Associated Press article appearing in the San Francisco Chronicle regarding the trial of Atlanta Public Schools former administrators, principals, testing coordinators and teachers. It was written by Kathleen Foody and appeared 8/10/14.
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was quoted in The New York Times regarding the upcoming trial of former Atlanta Public Schools employees. The article was written by Richard Fausset and was published on 8/10/14.