The following news items demonstrate the School of Law’s commitment to First-rate Preparation so its students can become future leaders for state and society. This commitment also supports the school’s vision to be the best return on investment in legal education. 

School of Law finishes as finalist at National Moot Court regional tournament
hmurphy Mon, 11/21/2022 - 15:55

Congratulations to third-year students Lucas J. Iddings, N. Molly Laughlin and Roby H. Jernigan for finishing as finalists in a regional round of the National Moot Court Competition. Iddings was named the best advocate of the preliminary round.  

Community HeLP Clinic negotiates immigration benefits for gas leak survivors
hmurphy Fri, 11/18/2022 - 12:20

The Community Health Law Partnership Clinic has successfully negotiated for immigration benefits, including deferred action and employment authorization, from U.S.

Providing health services to Athens families; CCSD and UGA partner to launch the Clarke Middle Health Center
hmurphy Thu, 11/17/2022 - 10:48

The Clarke Middle Health Center celebrated its grand opening on Thursday, Nov. 10, introducing the Athens-Clarke County community to the many free medical, mental health and legal services provided to students, staff and families.

Community HeLP Clinic secures path for client's asylum
hmurphy Wed, 11/16/2022 - 10:50

The Community Health Law Partnership Clinic has secured a major victory for an asylum seeker after seven years of advocacy. The client was put into removal proceedings in 2015 after seeking refuge in the United Sta

Guilot and Harrison win intramural moot court competition
hmurphy Mon, 11/14/2022 - 15:21

Congratulations to Sarah C. Guilot and Leila Y. Harrison for winning the Second-Year Student Intramural Moot Court Competition. Many thanks to finalists Robert G. Wedge and Allison J. Fine as well as the other second-year law students who contributed to a wonderful tournament.

Veterans Legal Clinic featured in Daily Report
lonap Fri, 11/11/2022 - 13:55

The School of Law's Veterans Legal Clinic and its director, Alexander W.

School of Law remains one of the nation's best returns on investment
hmurphy Wed, 11/09/2022 - 11:28

The University of Georgia School of Law is redefining what it means to be a great national public law school by remaining one of the best returns on investment in legal education. We have been ranked a top two Best Value law school for the last six years by National Jurist (2017-2022).

100% of first-gen and veteran students receive scholarship aid
hmurphy Tue, 11/01/2022 - 14:19

The School of Law is pleased to share that once again 100% of the first-generation college graduates and military veterans enrolled in its Juris Doctor program are receiving scholarship aid.

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