ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law was ranked among the nation’s best value schools by The National Jurist in its September issue. The school has been in the top 5 for the last five years.
This year, the college is ranked second behind the University of Alabama School of Law. Louisiana State… more »
Appointed to Judiciary
The impact of a recent federal ruling regarding copyright at Georgia State University quickly rippled through its alumni working in the field of intellectual property (IP) and the faculty who trained them at the College of Law.
The IP donors have raised more than $500,000 in scholarships and other funding related to understanding legal issues… more »
Several GSU Law alums ran for office in the July elections, and are faced with runoff elections on Nov. 6. Alums include Tracey Mason Blasi (J.D. ’95), Emily Brantley (J.D. ’91), Pam Britt (J.D. ’95) and Joe Hendricks Jr. (J.D. ’97).
Rather than landing a summer position at a local law firm between her first and second years, this summer GSU Law student Brittanie Browning advanced her legal studies in a less conventional way. The 24-year-old spent eight weeks in Jeonju, South Korea, studying Korean through the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program.
Browning,… more »
Georgia State University College of Law Professor Eric Segall, author of Supreme Myths: Why the Supreme Court Is Not a Court and Its Justices Are Not Judges, appeared before the Atlanta chapter of the American Constitutional Society with Atlanta attorney Emmet Bondurant to discuss whether the Senate filibuster is constitutional Aug. 15.
Bondurant… more »
Serving on military duty in Afghanistan
A proponent of access to education, Sam Donaldson has taught at the university level for 17 years, though he says his education career started much earlier.
“In kindergarten I would come home and line up my stuffed animals and teach them what I had learned in school,” says Donaldson, a new professor of law at… more »
Opened Moondog Growlers