Visiting Professor Smolla named dean of Delaware Law School

Monday, March 30, 2015

Congratulations to Visiting Professor Rodney A. Smolla for being selected dean of Delaware Law School.  The former president of Furman University taught in the areas of legal ethics, payment systems, higher education law and remedies this academic year at Georgia Law.


Georgia Law students receive grants for Global Internship Program

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Congratulations to first-year students Ann S. Carroll, Preston N. Cox, Tiffany L. Donohue, Morgan M. Johnson, Brenny B. Nguyen and Amber R. O'Connell for receiving Freeman Foundation grants for their summer internships with the law school's Global Internship Program. In total, the students received $26,000.


Georgia Sea Grant launches new legal program; students Jones and Johnson serve as fellows

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Georgia Sea Grant has partnered with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government at UGA to create the new Georgia Sea Grant Legal Program where students at the School of Law will work with legal and policy experts to address environmental questions facing policymakers in coastal Georgia communities. Third-year law student Hunter L. Jones and second-year law student J. Amble Johnson will work as paid student legal fellows. They will collaborate with local policymakers, scientists and business communities and perform expert analyses to inform decision-making.


Hunnicutt, Loudermilk and White receive DSS Awards

Monday, March 23, 2015

Congratulations to this year’s winners of the law school alumni society's Distinguished Service Scroll Awards - Charles A. “Charlie” Hunnicutt (J.D.’75), Joey M. Loudermilk (J.D.’78) and former Dean Rebecca Hanner White. This is the highest honor presented by the Law School Association and acknowledges those who meet one or more of the following standards: (1) distinguished reputation in his or her field, (2) exemplary record of service to the legal profession, (3) outstanding record of public service or (4) record of outstanding service to the Law School Association.


Former Home Depot Foundation exec to give Georgia Law’s House Lecture

Monday, March 23, 2015

Kelly Caffarelli, former president of The Home Depot Foundation, will present “Long Pants or Short Skirts: Fitting In, Fighting Back or Finding Your Own Way” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 33rd Edith House Lecturer on April 2 at 1:30 p.m. in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public.

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