Georgia Law possesses an impressive collection of more than 70 portraits of famous Georgians, former deans and faculty members, as well as accomplished alumni.
Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of former Georgia Law Director of Development Ronald D. "Ron" Hill on February 26. He worked at the law school from 2002 to 2004. He is survived by his wife, Mary; and two sons, Justin and Jordan.
Congratulations to Meredith A. Gardial for finishing in first place in the 2014 J. Ralph Beaird 1L Closing Argument Mock Trial Competition. The finalist was Benjamin P. "Ben" Ralston.
Congratulations to third-year law student Jeremy B. Dailey and second-year students Whitney T. Judson and W. Alexander Smith for winning Region 5 of the Texas Bar Association National Trial Competition. This win qualifies the trio to compete for the national mock trial championship in March.
Georgia Law recently won the 64th Annual National Moot Court Competition, which is the oldest and most prestigious moot court competition in the country. Third-year law students Steven L. Strasberg, Benjamin W. Thorpe and Emily K. Westberry represented UGA in the tournament, and Thorpe was named the competition’s best oralist.