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Extracurriculaw: Black Law Students Association Celebrates 2015 Honorees

“…Your degree is like stock, it can go up or down depending on the caliber of the students who are in this institution, and you all continue to make my stock rise and for that I am so grateful,” said a teary-eyed Adwoa Ghartey-Tagoe Seymour (J.D. ’06), at the annual Black Law Students Association Reception… more »

Georgia State Law Fares Well at Atlanta AIPLA Regional

Georgia State University College of Law was well represented at the first regional Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition, which took place March 13-15, in Atlanta.

Last year, the American Intellectual Property Law Association established a regional competition in Atlanta as part of its annual Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition,… more »

Theory to Practice: ACLU of Georgia Externship

Georgia State Law provides opportunities for students to put theory into practice through the Externship Program. Externships allow students to earn academic credit while receiving practical training. Students are paired with site-supervising attorneys who work one on one with them. As an opportunity to get elective credit and great resume material at the… more »

Better Safe? Why Obergefell Matters Before Court Rules

What some are describing as a rush to the altar by some same-sex couples puts a new twist on the saying, “Get a Ring by Spring!” These couples want to be married before the U.S. Supreme Court decides the constitutionality of state marriage bans in Obergefell v. Hodges and with good reason. The… more »

Student Spotlight: William Pannell (J.D. ’15)

With graduation around the corner, we couldn’t let one of our favorite 3Ls leave without getting his inside take on Georgia State Law! Meet William Pannell, an involved, focused and an outdoors sports enthusiast, he’ll give you his perspective on law school, life, balancing the two, and Atlanta.

Name: William Pannell Graduation Year: May 2015… more »