Diane Marie Amann appointed as Special Adviser to the International Criminal Court

Monday, January 14, 2013

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was recently appointed by Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda as the Special Adviser on Children in and Affected by Armed Conflict for the International Criminal Court. In this role, she will support and advise on Office of the Prosecutor policies, training and awareness with regard to children in and affected by armed conflict.


Georgia Law welcomes members of the Brazilian judiciary

Monday, December 10, 2012

From Dec. 3 through Dec. 14, Georgia Law will host more than 30 members of the Brazilian judiciary as part of the school's International Judicial Training Program. This program is designed to introduce foreign judges and court personnel to the U.S. judicial system allowing participants to gain ideas and insights on possible ways to strengthen their own judicial systems. It is co-sponsored by the Georgia Institute of Continuing Judicial Education.


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.

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