April – June 2015

April 6 : Monday

SBA Keynote Speaker Lunch with Justice Leah Ward Sears

Georgia State Law and the Student Bar Association host former Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears on “Dr. Seuss on Public Service,” for the 2015 Law Week keynote.
Come hear a dynamic speaker and trailblazer in the legal community!
Lunch will…

Family Law Society with Michael Manely (J.D. ’89)

The Family Law Society presents Michael Manely (J.D. ’89), founding attorney of the Manely Law Firm, on “Challenging Georgia’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban: The Case and it’s Implications” for Law Week.
Lunch provided by Maggiano’s

April 7 : Tuesday

IP Law Society Lunch with Paul McGowan

The Intellectual Property Law Society presents Paul McGowan, partner with Troutman Sanders, on Patent Litigation and Post-Grant Review.
Lunch provided.

OUTlaw Lunch Speaker with Beth Littrell (J.D. ’01)

OUTLAW presents Beth Littrell (J.D.’01), senior attorney with Lambda Legal, on Inniss v. Aderhold.
Lunch provided by Fox Brothers

Environmental Law Society Career Panel

The Environmental Law Society presents a career panel featuring
Nicole Kibert, in-house counsel for Beazer Homes
Kimberley J. Hale, counsel at Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laester LLP
Steve Caley, senior attorney at Greenlaw
Matthew L. Hicks, associate regional counsel, U.S. Environmental…

Health Law Society and Phi Alpha Delta With Jason Bring (J.D. ’98)

The Health Law Society and Phi Alpha Delta presents Jason Bring (J.D. ’98) for Law Week.
Food provided.

April 8 : Wednesday

Honors Day Luncheon

Honors Day Luncheon celebrates the achievements of Georgia State Law students during Law Week.
Food provided.
For more information, Vickie Dye at 404-413-9024  or vdye@gsu.edu.

Hispanic Student Bar Association Immigration Law Panel

The Hispanic Student Bar Association presents an Law Week Immigration Law Panel with
Judge Madeleine Garcia with the Atlanta Immigration Court
Judge Earle Wilson with the Orlando Immigration Court
Morris Onyewuchi, Department of Homeland Security assistant chief counsel
Dustin Baxter,…

April 9 : Thursday

Estate Planning & Wealth Management Society Panel

The Estate Planning & Wealth Management Society present a Law Week panel on “Celebrities Estate Issues and How they Could be Avoided,” featuring
Sam Donaldson, professor of law
Mary F. Radford, professor of law
Lunch provided

Federalist Society Presents Judge Stephen Dillard

The Federalist Society presents Judge Stephen Dillard with Court of Appeals of Georgia on “Demystifying the Inner Workings and Culture of the Georgia Court of Appeals” during Law Week.
Lunch provided by Sweet Auburn BBQ.

Public Interest Law Association Presents Michael Lucas

PILA presents Michael Lucas, deputy director of the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, for its SOAR Luncheon during Law Week.
Lunch provided by Chipotle

April 10 : Friday

ICLS & AALSA with Judge Tatsuo Okuda

International and Comparative Law Society and Asian American Law Students present Judge Tatsuo Okuda on “The Differences between Japanese and American Law” for Law Week.
Lunch provided. (tbd)

April 14 : Tuesday

Understanding the Vaccine Debates — Part 2: Ross Silverman

It’s A Small World After All: Law, Politics, and Immunization Policy
Public health law scholar Ross D. Silverman, J.D., M.P.H., will examine the history and state of vaccination requirements across the United States, describe the impact of exemptions on the…

May 7 : Thursday

2015 Ben F. Johnson Jr. Public Service Award Celebration

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm College Events

Georgia State University, Student Center Ballroom, 44 Courtland St., SE, Atlanta, GA   30303

May 15 : Friday

College of Law Commencement and Hooding Ceremony

This event is is on the main (3rd) level of the Sports Arena.  Main level seating is first-come, first-served from 3:00-4:15. To avoid disruption of the event, entry will be restricted to the upper level after 4:15. Guests are not…

June 4 : Thursday

Alumni Happy Hour

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm Alumni College Events Faculty

GSU LAW ALUMNI are encouraged to catch up with fellow alumni at our Summer Happy Hour at Gordon Biersch, Buckhead.
Address:   3242 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA   30305.
Reservations are appreciated, but not required to Vickie Dye at…

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