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Posted On November 25, 2012
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Land Use Law, Housing and Discrimination in European Cities (Nov. 7, 2012)

Dr. Juli Ponce Sole, Professor of Law and Vice Dean at the University of Barcelona, presented to the Urban Fellows students and faculty.  He is an expert on urban law and policy, especially on affordable housing issues.

Doing So Much with So Little:… more »

Celebrating Newly Minted Lawyers

Georgia State University College of Law alumni were sworn into the Georgia Bar, the Court of Appeals of Georgia and the Supreme Court of Georgia in a ceremony Friday morning with an audience of faculty, family and friends in the Georgia State University Student Center Ballroom.

Eighty newly minted lawyers participated, while more than 70… more »

Alumnus Co-Writes Book on Rainmaking

Georgia State graduate Lance LoRusso (J.D. ’99) helped write the book on one of the great skills of lawyering—rainmaking. His new book, co-written with business development coach Robin Hensley, is “The World Class Rainmaker: Raising the Bar in Your Law Practice.”

The book offers strategies for a firm’s rainmakers to network, build relationships… more »

Study Space VI in Istanbul

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth at Georgia State University College of Law is co-sponsoring Study Space VI, “Planning for Disaster: Place, Population, Culture and the Environment” from March 31–April 6 in Istanbul.

At the weeklong workshop, scholars and government and private sector professionals work together to develop solutions to the host… more »

Georgia State Law Alumni Take the Lead

During the annual meeting of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia, Stephanie Joy Kirijan (J.D. ’04) finished her term as president and turned over the gavel to incoming President Jonathan Pannell (J.D. ’05). The division has more than 10,000 members statewide who have less than five years of practice or are… more »

Hands on Election Day

Georgia State University College of Law students put their studies into action last election day by volunteering for voter protection organizations.

Assistant professor Anne Tucker organized an information session at the college where students learned about volunteering and registered for poll monitoring training.

“It’s a great opportunity for students, regardless of your political persuasion, to… more »

STLA Team Take First Place

ATLANTA — A Georgia State University College of Law Student Trial Lawyers Association team won the 13th annual National Trial Advocacy Competition on Oct. 25-28 at Michigan State University College of Law in East Lansing.

The team of Matthew Hurst (J.D. ’13), Vandana Murty (J.D. ’13), Carolyn Schillo (J.D. ’14) and Benjamin Huntington (J.D.… more »

 
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