Georgia Law moot court team finishes among the top in world

Monday, May 2, 2011

Georgia Law recently finished 17th in the world at the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria, where approximately 250 teams from more than 60 countries competed for top honors in the courtroom. Representing the school were third-year students Yvonne S. Godfrey, Mary Catherine Moore, Amanda M. Waide and Francis M. "Donald" Wakeford.


Georgia Law prevails at intrastate moot court competition

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law students Andrew M. Bagley, Rachael D. Ivey and Samuel H. Sabulis who recently took home the championship trophy and the Best Brief Award in the Intrastate Moot Court Competition, which has teams from all five of the state's law schools competing against each other for top honors. This is the sixth consecutive year UGA has won this competition and the eighth consecutive year it has earned the best brief title.


Candlelight memorial service will be held for faculty, staff, students; Wilner to be remembered

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Nineteen University of Georgia faculty, staff and students will be honored at the university's annual candlelight memorial service May 3 at 7 p.m. on the steps of the Chapel. Among those to be recognized will be former Associate Dean and Kirbo Chair Gabriel M. Wilner who passed away last May after more than 35 years of service at Georgia Law.


Abhiraman honored for involvement in public interest

Friday, April 22, 2011

Congratulations to first-year law student Vasu Abhiraman for being named the recipient of Georgia Law's Public Interest Law Council's award for outstanding public interest as part of the organization's spring spotlight.

 


Walter Hellerstein named UGA Distinguished Research Professor

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has been named a UGA Distinguished Research Professor. Typically this title is bestowed on no more than five professors campus-wide each year. Distinguished Research Professors are internationally recognized for their original contributions to knowledge and their work promises to foster continued creativity in their discipline.

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