Alumni

Reunions 2015

Posted On December 15, 2014

Celebrating the Classes of 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009

Reception • 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 PILA Auction • 8:30 to 10 p.m. Georgia Freight Depot • Blue Room 65 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE • Atlanta, GA 30334

The 2015 Law Alumni Reunion is… more »

HeLP Clinic Recognized Among Nation’s Top Innovative Clinics

Georgia State University College of Law’s Health Law Partnership Legal Services Clinic has been named among the most innovative law school clinics in the nation by National Jurist’s PreLaw Magazine. The clinic was one of 10 runners-up.

The program, created by Associate Clinical Professors Lisa Radtke… more »

Georgia State Law Gives Thanks

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it, is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” —William Arthur Ward

As the campus pauses for the Thanksgiving holiday, Georgia State University’s College of Law faculty, students and staff found time away from preparing for final examination to express appreciation for their family, friends and the college.

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#GSULaw1ofUs?

Posted On November 11, 2014

Are one of us? One of the many who support the college by leaving your indelible mark for future generations of Georgia State Law students so that they can understand our history and the commitment of our alumni to the successes of our students.

Are you one of the many who support Georgia State Law?… more »

Dickson (J.D. ’14) on Assisting Refugees, Asylum Seekers

Ever since Kai Dickson (J.D. ’14) was little, she aspired to be a lawyer.

She considered becoming a real estate attorney; however an exhibit on human trafficking at an Atlanta conference changed everything.

“Now, my ultimate desire is to be a federal prosecutor in Atlanta handling human trafficking,” Dickson says.

Her recent externship with the… more »

Orris (J.D. ’14) Pushing Access to Healthy Foods

Sustainable foods and the environment are at the heart of what propelled Karissa Orris (J.D. ’14) to attend law school. So it’s no surprise she’s been immersed in volunteer and internship opportunities that have fed those interests.

Orris worked at GreenLaw, a nonprofit, public interest law firm that works with underprivileged communities; the Environmental Protection Agency;… more »

Rowe Appointed to State’s Ebola Response Team

Brenda Rowe (J.D. ’90)

41NBC, Oct. 21, 2014

Rowe Appointed to the Georgia Ebola Response Team

Gov. Nathan Deal appointed Brenda Rowe (J.D. ’90) to serve on the state’s Ebola Response Team.

Rowe, a Mercer University associate professor of nursing, is part of a 14-person… more »

Bailey (J.D. ’96) Featured in Daily Report

M. Scott Bailey (J.D. ’96)

Daily Report, Oct. 23, 2014

Justices Will Hear Case of Judge Who Didn’t Tell Lawyers About a Jury Note

M. Scott Bailey (J.D. ’96) of Atlanta’s Huff, Powell & Bailey represents an obstetrician and… more »

Will Arnold (J.D. ’14): Preserving Historical Communities

Will Arnold (J.D. ’14) could just as easily have dusted off his childhood and forgotten the decaying west Atlanta neighborhood where he grew up when he left in search of his American dream.

Instead, Arnold volunteers with groups seeking to preserve two communities: Vine City/English Avenue, near where he grew up, and the Gullah/Geechee community… more »

2015 Class Gift Campaign

Posted On October 7, 2014

In its 13th year, the Class Gift Campaign is an opportunity for the graduating class to celebrate their graduation by giving back to Georgia State Law. The Class Gift Campaign goal is 100 percent participation from each class. Each contribution is much appreciated, regardless of size.

Class Gift Campaign donors receive: Recognition… more »

 
Will Arnold (J.D. '14) is helping to preserve Vine City/English Ave, Gullah Geechee communities. Read about it here: via @GeorgiaStateLaw 22 hours ago