The following news items demonstrate the School of Law’s commitment to Prepare the next generation of legal leaders for state and society. This commitment also supports the school’s vision to be the best return on investment in legal education.

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.

Wilson Family Justice Clinic on track for record year of service
hmurphy Wed, 07/06/2022 - 15:10

The Jane W. Wilson Family Justice Clinic, which provides survivors of domestic violence with direct representation as well as legal and extra-legal support – is on pace to assist more individuals than ever before in a calendar year.

Wilbanks CEASE Clinic surpasses more than 200 survivors helped
hmurphy Fri, 06/03/2022 - 09:36

The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic – the first of its kind in the nation – is dedicated to legal representation and advocacy for survivors of child sexual abuse in civil litigation and juvenile court dependency proceedings.

Orford, Dunnavant and Lumpkin featured on WGAU-FM
hmurphy Wed, 06/01/2022 - 10:41

Assistant Professor Adam D. Orford and second-year students Hanna C. Dunnavant and Frank G.

UGA grads post highest state bar exam pass rate
hmurphy Tue, 05/31/2022 - 13:29

Congratulations to the University of Georgia School of Law graduates who took the Georgia bar exam for the first time at the February 2022 sitting.

Stokes argues before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
hmurphy Mon, 05/23/2022 - 16:10

Appellate Litigation Clinic participant and third-year student Tinsley J. Stokes argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in Smith v.

Mize featured on UGA Today
hmurphy Fri, 04/29/2022 - 12:30

Access Services Manager Marie Mize was featured on UGA Today regarding her work in the Alexander Campbell King Law Library.

School of Law clinics team up to keep immigrant family together
hmurphy Wed, 04/20/2022 - 11:13

With the help of two School of Law clinics and seven-plus years of advocacy, an immigrant grandmother has gained lawful presence in the United States. 

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