Alumni

#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 »

2014 Swearing In Ceremonies

Posted On September 29, 2014

Join us for the 2014 Swearing-in Ceremonies for the State Bar of Georgia, the Court of Appeals of Georgia and the Supreme Court of Georgia.

8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 21 Georgia State University Student Center Ballroom 44 Courtland St. Atlanta, GA 30303 Breakfast included

Who is Eligible?

All College of Law alumni in… more »

Homecoming 2014

Posted On September 16, 2014

Homecoming is Saturday, Oct. 11

Join faculty and law alumni at Georgia State’s fall homecoming football game, Saturday, Oct. 11, to cheer on and celebrate the Panthers, who take on the Arkansas State University Red Wolves at 2 p.m.

Our pre-game festivities take place from noon until 1:30 p.m. at the Georgia Dome. Admission is… more »

Hayasaka, Johnston (J.D. ’08) Receive Staff Development Awards

Cassie Hayasaka, administrative specialist, and Karen Marie Johnston (J.D. ’08), assistant director of the Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth, are among the first recipients of a Georgia State University Staff Training and Development Fund award.  The Staff… more »

 
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