After placing second in the regional Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition, the Georgia State Law team has advanced to national competition in Washington, D.C., April 13 –15.
Sam Wesley (J.D. ’17) and Elizabeth Wedegis (J.D. ’17) competed in three rounds at the second annual American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) southeastern regional competition, which… more »
2016 Georgia Super Lawyers Mary M. “Peggy” Brockington (J.D. ’86), Strickland, Brockington, Lewis LLP (Top 50 Georgia Women) Kimberly Childs (J.D. ’02), The Childs Law Firm LLC (Top 50 Women Georgia Lawyers and Top 100 Georgia Super Lawyers) David J. Hungeling (J.D. ’00), Law Office of David J. Hungeling PC (Top 100 Georgia Super Lawyers)… more »
In 2015, adjunct professor Tom Jones stood outside the state Capitol’s rotunda, attending the swearing-in ceremony for his former student and now Superior Court Judge Alison Burleson (J.D. ’00). “The greatest reward in teaching is to see your students succeed,” said Jones, beaming with pride.
When asked how many of his former students have gone… more »
AFTER YEARS OF DREAMING AND WORKING to build 85 Park Place, we can finally say well done and welcome home. With the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 8, we officially opened this new, state-of-the-art facility.
As we settle into our new home, we would be remiss not to take a moment and say thanks. Thank… more »
Researching more effectively doesn’t necessarily have to mean paying for access to high-priced legal databases. Some of the best research resources are freely available online. Here are three of my favorites:
During the fall semester, 16 Georgia State Law students represented domestic violence victims in Cobb Superior Court as part of an innovative experiential learning class, Transition to Practice, taught by Clark Cunningham, W. Lee Burge Chair… more »
When Naiyareh Karimimanesh (J.D. ’05) returned to Atlanta for law school, she eschewed living in middle class neighborhoods in favor of a more urban one, telling her father, “Dad, these are the people I want to defend. These are my people.”
Part of Naiyareh’s charm was her enthusiasm for life. “On her first attempt [for… more »