190 Students Celebrate Graduation

Posted On May 27, 2011

ATLANTA — With hundreds of friends and family members on hand to to celebrate their accomplishments, a graduating class of 190 law students participated in Georgia State University College of Law’s 2011 Commencement and Hooding Ceremony Friday, May 13, at the GSU Sports Arena.

All law students graduating in Summer 2010, Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 were… more »

Emmet J. Bondurant Honored for Public Service

ATLANTA — Georgia State University College of Law honored Atlanta lawyer Emmet J. Bondurant, of Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP, with the 2011 Ben F. Johnson Jr. Public Service Award in a ceremony on April 27.

This honor is presented annually to a Georgia attorney whose accomplishments reflect the tradition of public service that… more »

‘Decade of Calamity’ for Housing Market

ATLANTA – The United States could be looking at a “decade of calamity” as forecasts call for a huge shift in housing from a market where homeownership greatly dominated to one where the demand for rental housing skyrockets, a visiting professor recently told an audience at Georgia State University College of Law.

Dr. Chris… more »

A Taste of Practice in the First Year

ATLANTA — Law professors often look for ways to incorporate some practical experience into their classes. When there are 80 students that can be challenging, but this semester one group of first-year students got a taste of lawyering, and watched a movie on top of it.

Georgia State University College of Law Professor Jessica… more »