Gabriel serves on state bar public defender system panel

Friday, March 18, 2016

Criminal Defense Clinic Director Russell C. Gabriel served on a panel during a State Bar of Georgia event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the state's public defender system during March. 

Georgia Law organizes symposium to address rural healthcare issues

Thursday, March 17, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law will present, in conjunction with the health law and consulting firm Boling & Company, the inaugural Rural Healthcare Symposium titled “Obstacles and Opportunities Going Forward” on March 25 at 9 a.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The symposium’s keynote presentation will be given by Alan Morgan, chief executive officer of the National Rural Health Association.

Poole takes best oralist award at Jessup competition

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Congratulations to a team of second-year Georgia Law students for finishing as semifinalists at the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition Regionals, with Robert H. Poole II earning the Best Oralist award. Caitlin Amick earned the 3rd Best Oralist award and Rachel M. Bishop earned the 9th Best Oralist award. The team, which also included Michael D. Alfano Jr., received the 4th Best Brief award. The student coach was third-year student Leah M. Davis.

Georgia Law launches Corsair Law Society

Friday, March 11, 2016

Georgia Law publicly launched its Corsair Law Society in early 2016. This prestigious group seeks to foster and improve opportunities for law students who desire to practice in the areas of transactional law or corporate litigation in major financial markets across the country.

Georgia Law teams win Best Draft Awards at Transactional LawMeet competitions

Monday, February 29, 2016

Congratulations to third-year students Elizabeth A. DeVos and Lily D. Wilkerson and second-year student Molly H. Cash who won the Best Draft Award at the Southwestern regional competition of the Transactional LawMeet. Additionally, third-year students Johnathan Chiu and Frances H. Kim and second-year student Hannah R. Coleman earned the Best Draft Award at the Chicago regional. Both teams spent significant time preparing a draft of a term sheet for a complex transaction and marking up the other side's draft in this national tournament. Adjunct Professor Susan J. Wilson (J.D.'89) and Robert C. "Rob" Davis III (J.D.'99) served as coaches.