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Georgia Law ranks high for federal judicial clerkships

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Georgia Law scored well in a recent federal judicial clerkship microranking compiled by a Pepperdine University law professor. Based on data from the American Bar Association, a three-year average was calculated for clerkships obtained by the graduating Classes of 2011, 2012 and 2013.  Georgia Law tied with Cornell University and New York University in the top 7 percent of law schools.


Beck publishes article in Washington and Lee Law Review

Monday, May 19, 2014

Marshall Chair of International Law Randy Beck has published “Overcoming Barriers to the Protection of Viable Fetuses” in 71 Washington and Lee Law Review 1263 (2014).


Midsize Banks May Get Some Relief from Dodd-Frank

Friday, May 16, 2014

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in a Law 360 article regarding her thoughts on regulations on midsize banks. The article was written by Evan Weinberger and appeared on 5/12/14.


Committee named to seek dean of Georgia Law

Friday, May 16, 2014

Rebecca Hanner White, who has served as dean of the School of Law since 2003, recently announced that she plans to return to the faculty after 11 years of service as dean. UGA Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Pamela Whitten has appointed a committee to begin a national search to fill the position of dean of the School of Law. It will be chaired by Svein Øie, dean of the College of Pharmacy. Whitten said she is pleased that White will continue to serve as dean while the national search for her successor is underway.


Experts reveal next steps, evaluate judge in Georgia’s marriage equality lawsuit

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin was featured in the GA Voice regarding his thoughts on Georgia’s marriage equality lawsuit. The article was written by Patrick Saunders and appeared on 5/14/14.

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