UGA School of Law class sets record for LSAT score, diversity

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

One of the most academically talented and diverse classes in the history of Georgia Law began the three-year pursuit of a law degree this week. The Class of 2014, comprised of 225 students, has a median Law School Admission Test score of 165, which is a school record. Moreover, almost 30 percent of the entering class indicated they are members of a minority group, which also is an all-time high.


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.

Pages