The following news items demonstrate the School of Law’s commitment to taking a Lead position in preparing the next generation of lawyers for state and society as well as in fostering an environment for world-class scholarship and teaching. This commitment also supports the school’s vision to be the best return on investment in legal education.

Inaugural Edenfield Jurist in Residence Lecture featured on GPB

The School of Law's inaugural Edenfield Jurist in Residence Lecture featuring then-U.S. District Court Chief Judge Lisa Godbey Wood (J.D.'90) was mentioned on Georgia Public Broadcasting regarding sentencing in the Ahmaud Arbery cases. Wood's lecture focused on the topic of sentencing.

Orford featured in Grist

Assistant Professor Adam D. Orford was featured in Grist regarding the proposed Inflation Reduction Act that includes energy security and fighting climate change provisions.

Class of 2020 boasts Ultimate Bar Passage rate of close to 98%
hmurphy Tue, 08/02/2022 - 12:16

Congratulations to the Class of 2020 for posting an Ultimate Bar Passage rate of 97.7%, meaning close to 98% of these graduates who sat for the bar exam within one year of graduation passed.

Law & Order ... and Competition
hmurphy Mon, 08/01/2022 - 11:45

In the moot court system, the University of Georgia is represented by two separate but equally important groups of second- and third-year law students. This is their story. DUN DUN!

Not every Georgia Bulldog wears red and black when they step on the court.

Wilbanks CEASE Clinic receives grant to provide holistic services
lonap Fri, 07/29/2022 - 15:45

The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic has been awarded an additional $75,900 under the Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council's TANF Grant Program for Minor Human Trafficking Services and Training to provide community-based f

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