Georgia Law wins National Legal Ethics and Professionalism Moot Court Competition

Friday, November 30, 2012

Georgia Law students recently captured first place in the Mercer University School of Law National Legal Ethics and Professionalism Moot Court Competition.  Third-year students Chandler L. Smith and Timothy F.J. "Tim" Dean comprised the winning team, while third-year classmates Nneka A. Egwuatu and Scott F. McAfee finished in the runner-up position. McAfee was named the tournament's best oralist.  This is the second year in a row that Georgia Law has won this competition.


Gentes and Randels win England Mock Trial Competition

Friday, November 16, 2012

Congratulations to second-year students Ryan P. Gentes and Margaret E. "Maggy" Randels for recently winning the 2012 J. Melvin England Mock Trial Competition.  


Georgia Law finishes strong at regional level, will compete at National Moot Court Competition in Jan.

Monday, November 12, 2012

Congratulations to third-year law students Lucas D. Bradley, Michael C. Gretchen and Matthew V. Noller for finishing as regional finalists in the 2012-13 National Moot Court Competition held in Jacksonville, Fla., during November. They will compete with the top 28 teams in the country for the national championship in January.


In Memoriam: Erwin C. Surrency (J.D.'48)

Monday, November 12, 2012

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Professor and Law Library Director Emeritus Erwin C. Surrency (J.D.'48), who served as a faculty member at the law school from 1979 to1994. During his time at Georgia Law, Surrency made many contributions including the introduction of computerization into the library's services and the establishment of relationships with local legal communities. Surrency passed away on Nov. 8 and is survived by his wife, Ida Winn Surrency, and his two children, Robert and Ellen.


Bentley and Thorpe win Talmadge competition

Monday, November 12, 2012

Congratulations to second-year law students Kenneth J. Bentley and Benjamin W. Thorpe for winning the 2012 Talmadge Moot Court Competition. Additionally, Thorpe was named Best Oralist.

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