Attorney Michael Manely (J.D. ’89) kicks off the 2013 Law Week at Georgia State University College of Law on Monday, April 1. Manely will discuss his experiences arguing before the U.S. Supreme Court in Chafin v. Chafin. The Court ruled unanimously in his client’s favor.
The Student Bar Association and student organizations hold events through… more »
Conflict Management in Higher Education
June 10-14, 2013
CNCR’s Summer Institute offers classes focusing on learning and improving conflict management skills in the context of a university setting. Our faculty apply their extensive knowledge and their own unique experience as administrators and faculty to the interactive, participatory workshops.
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 10–14… more »
Christopher Tomlinson (J.D. ’97) Press release, Gov.Georgia.gov Deal names new leadership in various state government roles
Update from CBS Atlanta, April 1: New SRTA executive director named
Georgia State University College of Law’s Moot Court team placed third in the U.S. South Regional qualifying round of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. The all female team of Lynette Jimenez (J.D. ’14), Leanna Jordan (J.D. ’13), Katie Ginnane (J.D. ’13) and Autumn Turner (J.D. ’13), competed against Tennessee, Florida, North… more »
Georgia State University College of Law moved up four spots to 54 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 rankings for Best Graduate Schools. Last year, the college was ranked No. 58.
“All law schools are working to retool legal education in challenging times,” said Steven J. Kaminshine, dean and professor of law. “Georgia State… more »
“The challengers were making a libertarian argument against mandates, but to appeal to the more conservative justices, they could not invoke the right to bodily integrity under Roe v. Wade,” said Michael C. Dorf, the Robert S. Stevens Professor of Law at Cornell University Law School, during the 52nd Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture Series on… more »
Georgia State University College of Law was selected as No. 35 in the revised National Jurist Best Law School rankings.
This is the first year the magazine has ranked law schools, using a different set of criteria than the traditional U.S. News & World Report rankings, which are due March 12. National Jurist’s criteria included… more »
Super Lawyers, February 2013 The Dealmaker, Aasia Mustakeem
Full list of Super Lawyers 2013
Michael C. Dorf, distinguished professor of law at Cornell University Law School and U.S. constitutional scholar, will deliver the 52nd Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon Thursday, March 7, in the Georgia State University Student Center State Ballroom.
Dorf’s presentation, “Commerce, Death Panels and Broccoli: Or Why the Activity/Inactivity Distinction in the Health Care… more »
Georgia State University College of Law associate professor Tanya Washington and two professors from the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law filed an amicus brief in United States v. Windsor on March 1. The case challenges the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act’s exclusion of same-sex married couples.
Washington; Catherine Smith, associate professor… more »