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Four UGA alumni will be honored for civic service, leadership, scholarship; two School of Law alums included

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Four UGA alumni will be honored at the university’s annual Tucker Dorsey Blue Key Awards Banquet. The Blue Key Service Award will be presented to two School of Law alumni - J. Griffin Doyle (J.D.'79), who served as vice president for government relations at UGA from 2011 to 2019, and Regent Don L. Waters (J.D.'78), the chair of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. Libby V. Morris, the Zell B. Miller Distinguished Professor of Higher Education and director of UGA’s Institute of Higher Education, will receive the Faculty Blue Key Service Award, and Chloe R. Kelley, a former member of the Terry College Young Alumni Board and past UGA Alumni Association 40 Under 40 honoree, will receive the Blue Key Young Alumnus Award.

Amann featured in Vox

Monday, November 18, 2019

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was featured in Vox regarding her thoughts on whether or not the president can be prosecuted for witness tampering. The article titled "Did Trump just commit witness tampering? I asked 7 legal experts." was written by Sean Illing and published 11/15/19.

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Cohen presents at the University of Amsterdam

Monday, November 18, 2019

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen presented "Nations and Markets" at the International Economic Law and Security Interests Conference at the University of Amsterdam during November. 

Fiero and Sigalos win the 2019 Talmadge Moot Court Competition

Monday, November 18, 2019

Congratulations to second-year law students Mollie M. Fiero and Jason N. Sigalos for winning the 2019 Talmadge Moot Court Competition.

UGA law school alumnus continues support of veterans seeking legal degrees

Monday, November 18, 2019

A generous gift from a law school graduate will continue to expand support to veterans who are enrolled at the University of Georgia School of Law. Renowned trial attorney and 1977 law school alumnus James E. “Jim” Butler Jr. made a charitable pledge to create a newly endowed fund guaranteeing that every veteran attending the law school will receive financial support.