In the News

Chaffin featured in Athens Banner-Herald

Monday, February 26, 2018

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Verner F. Chaffin was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding being awarded the Tom Strickland Lifetime Achievement Award from the Northeast Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The article titled "Smith: Verner Chaffin Embedded in the history of UGA" was written by Loran Smith and published 2/25/18. 

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Lanier featured on WXAG's "Live with Gwen" program

Friday, February 23, 2018

Mediation Practicum Director and Clinical Professor Eleanor Crosby Lanier was featured on WXAG's "Live with Gwen" radio program regarding her thoughts on the Athens Access to Justice Initiative and an upcoming pop-up clinic that will provide pro bono services to those in need of legal help. The Access to Justice Initiative was created by the Superior Court Judges of the Western Circuit in partnership with the School of Law and the Western Circuit Bar Association. It provides access to legal services and information for individuals in need of legal assistance in the areas of family law, adoption law, probate law, employment law, criminal law and landlord-tenant law through monthly clinics.

Rutledge and Newton publish article in Daily Report

Friday, February 23, 2018

Dean and Talmadge Chair of Law Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge and second-year student Amanda W. Newton published "To Understand US v. Microsoft, Consider 'Acme v. Shamrock" in the Daily Report on 2/22/18.

Harvey named to "Law Students of the Year" by National Jurist

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Third-year student Marcol D. Harvey was featured in National Jurist as one of 20 law students across the country who contributed the most to their law schools and communities in the past year. The article titled "Law Students of the Year" was written by Katie Thisdell and published in its Spring 2018 issue.

School of Law's Wilbanks CEASE Clinic featured in Columns

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The School of Law was featured in Columns regarding an interdisciplinary mock trial that was part of the Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic conference. The article titled Trial Run: School of Social Work and School of Law partner to create trauma-informed courtroom" was written by Claire Jordan and published 2/19/18.