Roy M. Sobelson Associate dean for academic affairs
“An important aspect of clinic work is that it introduces students to the culture of public service and volunteerism that pervades the legal profession. Many experienced lawyers will tell you that, for all the fulfillment they get from their careers, it is the public service work they… more »
Working as community partners, Georgia State University College of Law students and the Neighborhood Planning Units worked to assess the impact of the mitigation of health disparities in underserved communities in the Atlanta area and provide recommendations this spring’s innovative Law and Health Equity Course.
Sandy Bradford (J.D./M.B.A. ’15) Participated in the Investor Advocacy Clinic and Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic
“Participating in clinics was the best thing I have done in law school. Even if you work at a law firm, you rarely get the opportunity to practice law and handle your own cases while having a mentor… more »
Chris Pugh (J.D. ’15) Participating in the Investor Advocacy Clinic this fall.
“I joined the Investor Advocacy Clinic here at Georgia State to gain experience in arbitration, an expanding field of law. Through the clinic’s direct work with real clients, clinic students can experience all stages of dispute resolution and skills in case management, client… more »
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 »
In Georgia State Law’s in-house clinics, you will have the opportunity to represent real clients in real legal matters. You put into practice what you have learned in law school. You will make a difference and become a better lawyer.
But don’t just take it from us. Here’s what students and graduates of our in-house… more »
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.