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School of Law to host conference on civil and human rights

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

The School of Law's Georgia Law Review will host a conference exploring civil and human rights issues of today and tomorrow on Aug. 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public, and attendees may come and go throughout the day, as needed. CLE credits are available.


UGA School of Law appoints Rollins associate dean; welcomes new LCS director

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Georgia Law recently announced the promotion of Paul B. Rollins to associate dean for administration. Additionally, the school has hired senior attorney David P. O'Brien from Alexandria, Va., to serve as its Legal Career Services director. O'Brien comes to UGA with nearly 20 years of extensive practice experience in a variety of legal fields in addition to having served as an adjunct professor at American University Washington College of Law.


Land Use Clinic and Student Animal Legal Defense Fund featured in Earth Charter in Action report

Monday, July 25, 2011

Georgia Law's Land Use Clinic and its Student Animal Legal Defense Fund student organization were spotlighted in UGA's Earth Charter in Action report for progams and efforts that supporting a sustainable society. 


Coenen named UGA law school associate dean for faculty development

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

University of Georgia School of Law faculty member Dan T. Coenen has been named the school's new associate dean for faculty development. In this role, he will work closely with the law school's faculty, especially its junior professors, to expand and promote scholarly activities.


Georgia Law welcomes seven new faculty members

Friday, July 8, 2011

Georgia Law is pleased to welcome its newest faculty members who will begin teaching in Athens this fall - Diane Marie Amann from the University of California at Davis, former U.S. Deputy Attorney General and former PepsiCo senior executive Larry D. Thompson, Joseph S. Miller from the Lewis & Clark Law School, Elizabeth Weeks Leonard from the University of Kansas, Elizabeth Chamblee Burch from Florida State University, Jaime L. Dodge from Harvard Law School and Thomas V. Burch from Florida State University.

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