Events

Renowned Bankruptcy Lawyer Kevyn Orr To Speak at Commencement on May 13

During the 2016 Georgia State Law Commencement and Hooding Ceremony on Friday, May 13, one of the nation’s top bankruptcy lawyers, Kevyn D. Orr, will offer words of wisdom and inspiration for 216 J.D. graduates and 17 LL.M. graduates

2016 Commencement And Hooding Ceremony 4:30-6:30 p.m.… more »

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Judge López To Deliver Law Week Keynote on April 6

DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax López will be the keynote speaker for Law Week 2016, held April 4-8. López will discuss “How to Succeed in the Legal Profession” at noon Wednesday, April 6, in Room 241.

“Judge López is a trailblazer and serves as a tremendous role model for our law school community,”… more »

Kadir Has University and GSU Discuss Research Collaborations, Establish Specialized Agreement with L.L.M. Program at College of Law

ATLANTA, GA — Georgia State University welcomed administrators from Kadir Has University (Istanbul, Turkey) on March 16-17 for exploratory discussions on innovative programs, research collaborations, and faculty and student exchange programs with the College of Law, International Initiatives, the Robinson College of Business and faculty members from Georgia… more »

Does Gambling Grandma Need a Guardian?

Radford to speak as part of Women Inspire Series on Feb. 4

If Grandma wants to wear a red hat with a purple outfit and spend her life savings gambling, should she be allowed to do so without question? Or would that be grounds to appoint a guardian to make decisions for her?

What if… more »

Supreme Court Transparency Focus of Feb. 11 Law Review Symposium

ATLANTA—Georgia State University Law Review will explore the Invisible Justices: Supreme Court Transparency in the Age of Social Media during its annual symposium on Thursday, Feb. 11, in the Student Center East, 44 Courtland St., Atlanta.

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Posted On January 14, 2016

Join the Georgia State University Law Review for a symposium from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, featuring nationally known reporters, prominent judges and legal academics who focus on the U.S. Supreme Court for a discussion on a variety of issues including

transparency, cameras, the need for clearer recusal practices,… more »

‘Atlanta Way’ Focus of First 2015-16 Urban Fellows Lecture

Throughout the 21st century, Atlanta weathered racial unrest and pushed forward major public initiatives largely through a quiet, biracial coalition of business leaders. This biracial cooperation between business elites has come to be known as “The Atlanta Way.”

On Aug. 28, Sam Williams, a professor at Georgia State’s more »

Posted On July 9, 2015

Friday, Oct. 2 Knowles Conference Center • 85 Park Place NE  •  Atlanta, GA 30303

This summer marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, a catastrophic storm that reshaped the way cities across the United States and internationally talk about urban vulnerability and plan for resilience. Katrina’s Legacy conference will examine critical issues in the… more »