Mize elected president of UGA Staff Council

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Congratulations to Alexander Campbell King Law Library Circulation Manager Marie R. Mize for being elected president of UGA's Staff Council. Her two-year term will start July 2018 and run through June 2020. The Staff Council aids in the process of university governance by providing sounding board for UGA staff, advising the president and participating in the University Council.


UGA School of Law finishes as semifinalists at national Transactional LawMeet

Monday, April 9, 2018

Congratulations to second-year students Joseph Natt and Meryl See for finishing as national semifinalists at the Transactional LawMeet, which was held in New York City. The team also won the Best Draft award. Third-year student Steven D. Zavodnick Jr. assisted the team on the seller's draft of a stock purchase agreement in a complex global transaction.


Yale Law School dean to speak as law school’s 116th Sibley lecturer

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Heather Gerken, dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law at Yale Law School, will deliver the University of Georgia School of Law’s 116th Sibley Lecture titled “The Lessons of Lawyering:  Why Ours is an Honorable Profession.” The event will take place April 13 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall and is free and open to the public.


Armbrister secures inaugural Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough externship

Monday, April 2, 2018

Congratulations to second-year student Philicia Armbrister for being named Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough's inaugural extern in the law firm's mergers and acquisitions group. The externship provides "students who are interested in promoting and enhancing diversity in the M&A industry an educational opportunity to spend a semester at the firm."


Author to Discuss History of Trade in America as Predictions of Trade War Loom

Monday, April 2, 2018

Is America better served by a free trade agenda or protectionist measures? Author C. Donald Johnson, School of Law alumnus and former director of the Dean Rusk International Law Center, will examine the history of trade politics, the focus of his new book from Oxford University Press, in a lecture on Tuesday, April 17 at 4 p.m. in the large event space of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

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