ATLANTA — When Peggy Walker (M. Ed ’82, JD ’86) became a Douglas County Juvenile Court judge in 1993, she knew she had a complex, high-stakes role in shaping the next generation. Back then, she turned to a national resource group for help, and today, she is helping lead it.
ATLANTA — When Hollywood film production companies began to increasingly look Georgia’s way a few years ago, Don Mandrik was waiting for them.
As a young associate, first at Arnall Golden Gregory and then at Miller & Martin, Mandrik had steadily built up his own entertainment law practice, carving out his own niche as someone… more »
ATLANTA — Georgia State University College of Law alumna Keri Ware grew up in metro Atlanta, but she was not really familiar with the Atlanta Public Schools system until recently. Now she knows more about the district than she ever imagined she would.
Ware and fellow GSU Law class of 2000 graduate Roslyn Mowatt got… more »
ATLANTA — Visitors to Atwood Water Park along the Pearl River in Monticello, Miss., on July 23 wouldn’t have noticed anything extraordinary about the party for Cory Maye taking place under the pavilion. But it wasn’t a birthday or a family reunion; it was a long-awaited, hard-fought homecoming. After 10 years in Mississippi’s prison system… more »
ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law Professor Leslie Wolf recently returned to her alma mater, Harvard Law School, to speak at a conference on the legal and ethical challenges resulting from globalization of healthcare. The conference was sponsored by the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics.
Wolf and her co-author,… more »
ATLANTA – Chip Hill joined Georgia State University College of Law this summer as assistant dean for administration and finance.
Hill spent the previous 13 years working for GSU in multiple roles in the Office of Budget & Planning, including seven years as director when he oversaw the development and management of various university budgets… more »
ATLANTA — Though he just joined the Georgia State University College of Law faculty this fall, Cass Brewer is a familiar face in the Atlanta legal community.
Brewer comes to GSU after more than 20 years as a practicing attorney in Atlanta, most recently as a senior partner at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP. Prior to that,… more »