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.


UGA Alumni Association announces 4th annual Bulldog 100 list; includes three Georgia Law alumni

Monday, November 19, 2012

Three Georgia Law alumni made the 2013 class of the Bulldog 100 list sponsored by the University of Georgia Alumni Association, including Thomas L. Rowe (J.D.'86) for OTB Consulting, Sammy J. Grant (J.D.'00) for SG Financial Advisors and Ronald E. Mabra (J.D.'04) for The Mabra Firm. The program annually recognizes the fastest growing businesses that are owned or operated by UGA graduates.


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.  


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.

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