April 2015

April 4 : Saturday

Barristers’ Ball 2015 hosted by the Student Bar Association

7:00 pm - 7:00 pm Student Organization Students

The Barristers’ Planning Committee will make sure all law students  have an amazing time at the Ball this year!
The 2015 Barristers’ Ball will be held Saturday, April 4th at Park Tavern at 500 10th Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30309,…

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
Nichole Kibert, in-house counsel for Beazer Homes
Richard A. Horder (M.B.A. ’77), partner at Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laester LLP
Steve Caley, senior attorney at Greenlaw
Food provided.

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

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

Energy and Sustainability in Georgia

Environmental Law Society presents  Energy and Sustainability in Georgia
Dennis Creech, Executive Director, Southface

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