Alumni in the News

Bratton (J.D. ’03) Appointed to Bench By Governor

Shawn Bratton (J.D. ’03) refers to Georgia State University College of Law’s three-year program, as a “lawyer’s boot camp.” He says, the program has equipped him with important skills like critical thinking, researching and writing.

This month, he will take these basic fundamentals and use them to hear legal matters as a Gwinnett County State… more »

Bratton (J.D. ’03) Appointed by Gov. Deal

Shawn Bratton (J.D. ’03) 

The Daily Report, Aug. 13, 2014

Governor Appoints Gwinnett County State Court Judge

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Gwinnett Daily Post, Aug. 13, 2014

Local Attorney Appointed as Gwinnett State Court Judge 

Gov. Nathan Deal appointed… more »

Nelson (J.D. ’08) on Outcomes for Child Victims of Natural Disasters

Jillian Nelson (J.D. ’08)

ABA: International Law News, Summer 2014

Improving Outcomes for Child Victims of Natural Disasters: A Recurring Problem

In an ABA International Law News article, Jillian Nelson writes about the hope of intercountry adoption for children orphaned by natural disasters, how international… more »

Coffman (J.D. ’91) Running for Colorado Attorney General

Cynthia Coffman (J.D. ’91)

Durango Herald, June 11, 2014

GOP Candidate for Attorney General Post Visits Durango

Gun rights, federal laws and regulations and the Affordable Care Act were among the topics on people’s minds Thursday when they met with Cynthia Coffman, a nominee… 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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