Georgia Law possesses an impressive collection of more than 70 portraits of famous Georgians, former deans and faculty members, as well as accomplished alumni.
Congratulations to third-year law student Jaren Blake Dunning who is featured on UGA's homepage as an "Amazing Student."
On May 18, Judge Beverly B. Martin (J.D.'81) of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit will serve as the keynote speaker at Georgia Law’s graduation. Approximately 230 law students will receive their juris doctor, while six master of laws candidates will be recognized for completing one year of graduate legal study. Graduation has been moved to Stegeman Colseum.
Chief Judge Julie Carnes (J.D.’75) of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia was honored this spring with the unveiling of her portrait during a ceremony in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The painting will be added to the school’s distinguished collection that includes famous Georgians, former deans and faculty members as well as accomplished alumni.
Georgia Law welcomes 13 law students from the University Mauricio de Nassau in Brazil. As part of the law school's new Transnational Law Program, they will study international law, human rights law and environmental law in Athens for one week.
Georgia Law students recently captured all of the top positions at the Intrastate Moot Court Competition, which pits two teams from each of the state’s five law schools against each other. This is the eighth consecutive year Georgia Law has won this tournament and the 10th its students have authored the best brief. Additionally, Georgia Law won the Best Brief Award at the American Bar Association Law Student Division National Appellate Advocacy Competition and finished the contest among the top 16 teams nationally. They also finished as quarterfinalists at the Second Annual South Texas Mock Trial Challenge and among the top eight at the Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Moot Court Competition