Experiential Learning

Learn Communication Skills Needed for Effective Lawyering

Brittanie Browning (J.D. ’14)

Participated in the HeLP Legal Services Clinic

The HeLP Legal Services Clinic prepared me for practice because it combines knowledge learned in other classes with the skill set the clinic teaches to work as an attorney. Even though I advocated for clients SSI benefits, which is not likely to be my… more »

Site Supervisor Resources

Posted On May 19, 2014

The training and mentorship that our Externship Program site supervisors give our students is invaluable in preparing them to be ethical, responsible and effective lawyers. We thank you for your willingness to become directly involved with our program. We could not offer this enriching educational experience to our students without your partnership.

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Programs

Posted On April 1, 2014

Don’t just learn the law, practice it.

Your goal is to become an expert in the law. Our goal is to make you one.

We help make this a reality through the flexible, practice-oriented programs and curriculum we offer. They provide the foundation you’ll need to make an impact after graduation.

First-year students follow a… more »

Student Opportunities

Posted On March 14, 2014

Summer IP Program in Washington, D.C.

Georgia State Law students have a rare opportunity to participate in an externship program with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Students spend 10 weeks during the summer in Washington, D.C., at the USPTO being trained and working on real patent and trademark applications with patent and… more »

Health Care Meets the Environment: A Symposium on Pharmaceutical Waste Management

Rescheduled: Friday, Sept. 19

Population growth including an aging population, preventative medicine, and improved treatment options have all contributed to an increase in the use of prescription and over-the-counter medication. While the benefits of these drugs cannot be overstated, their use does have environmental consequences. In anticipation of the December 2014 release of EPA’s proposed… more »

Prospective Externs

Posted On February 6, 2014

The Externship Program offers second-year and third-year law students an unparalleled opportunity to earn academic credit while gaining practical skills and substantive training in the greater Atlanta legal community. Interested students should carefully review the eligibility and program requirements, as well as the application process on TWEN and the policy memo.

Applications… more »

Scholarships and Fellowships

Posted On December 16, 2013

There are several scholarships and fellowships available through Georgia State Law, many of which apply to students pursuing specific areas of legal education. These awards are open to a broad range of students and provide financial support or stability while students focus on their studies or practical experiences.

 
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