Experiential Learning

Posted On September 30, 2015

Organization Office Officers Business & Law Society Mission:

To foster a broad understanding of business issues facing attorneys today. To focus on the interest of JD/MBA candidates, providing an introduction of business issues that affects the careers of business and law students.

441 President David Kerman -dwkerman1­gmail.com Vice President Matt Sessions more »

Posted On September 30, 2015

Organization Office Officers Black Law Students Association Mission:

To articulate and promote the professional needs and goals of black law students while seeking to influence the legal community to bring about meaningful change to meet the needs of the Black community.

Website 441 President Nicole Henderson - nhenderson8­student.gsu.edu Vice President Jasmyn… more »

Posted On September 23, 2015

Organization Office Officers Asian American Law Students Association Mission:

To foster and improve ties between Asian American Law students and Members of the Asian American Bar and Bench and the legal community as a whole. To foster an environment conductive to the continued advancement of Asian American law students and to ensure their… more »

Capital Defender Clinic Students Carry Full Load of Cases

Capital Defender Clinic students experienced a wide range of successes and rewarding learning opportunities over the last year, carrying a full load of pre-trial death penalty cases and direct appeals.

The clinic places students within a team of professionals providing cutting-edge representation to some of the most damaged and vulnerable clients… more »

Study Abroad in Brazil Over Spring Break

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth is excited to announce an opportunity for students to study abroad over spring break in two cities in Brazil – Rio de Janeiro and Curitiba.  This program is offered in connection with the spring… more »

Bankruptcy Assistance and Practice Program Students Help Clients Achieve Fresh Start

In bankruptcy class, students learn the concept of the “fresh start,” said Jessica Gabel Cino, associate professor and organizer of the Bankruptcy Assistance and Practice Program (B.A.P.P.). “Fresh start is the notion that an individual will be able to go through bankruptcy and emerge with a fresh start on their financial… more »

Externship Program Adds Mandatory Seminar Class

Beginning this fall, the Lawyering Skills Externship Program is offering a new one-credit hour, graded seminar designed for first-time externship students.

This mandatory seminar will supplement the three-credit hour pass/fail externship course required of all externship students. In the seminar, first-time externship students will use their fieldwork experiences as a springboard to foster… more »

Justin Babino

HeLP Legal Services Clinic Experience Prepared Me for Summer Clerkship

I have a tremendous amount of gratitude for the HeLP Legal Services Clinic instructors and for the intern opportunity with the clinic because it helped prepare me for my summer law clerkship at the Atlanta Law Group.

For example, weekly supervision meetings and a comprehensive mid-semester review where my supervising attorney provided… more »

Message from the Director of Experiential Education Lisa Radtke Bliss

Today, Georgia State Law students have more choices of courses that help develop them as professionals than ever. Georgia State Law has the largest number of law students statewide who are registered with the Office of Bar Admissions under the new Student Practice Rule of the Supreme Court of Georgia. The rule allows… more »