International Programs

Moot Court Team Fares Well In Vienna Arbitration Competition

Georgia State University College of Law’s moot court team advanced to the eight-team “elimination” round at the inaugural Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition in Vienna on July 4. There, the Georgia State Law team of Omenka Uchendu (J.D./M.P.H. ’16), David Pierce (J.D.’17, MBA ’13), Sasan Nemat (J.D./MBA ’16) and Kori Eskridge (J.D. ’15) was… more »

Georgia State Law to Compete in CDRC Vienna Competition

Georgia State University College of Law is one of 16 teams – and one of two U.S. universities – selected to compete in the international student competition for Consensual Dispute Resolution, the CDRC Vienna.

This is the first year for the competition, founded by the International Bar Association, the Vienna International Arbitral Centre… more »

International Perspectives Course Features Week in Istanbul

Seven students in the International Perspectives on Urban Law and Policy course spent their spring break week in Istanbul attending lectures and experiencing site visits, designed to teach land use planning, historic preservation, diaster preparedness, environmental law and policy and growth management.

The course attracts graduate students from across the university interested… more »

Center Receives Comparative Urban Research Partnership Initiation Grant

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth was awarded the Comparative Urban Research Partnership Initiation Grant from Georgia State University’s Office of the Provost.

As part of Georgia State’s initiative to collaborate with similarly situated urban universities around the world, the $10,000 grant will fund… more »

Court Interpreter Exposes Law Students to Hispanic Culture

The Hispanic Student Bar Association focuses on spreading awareness of the Hispanic culture within Georgia State College of Law and the legal community—teaching law students to speak Spanish plays a big part in this initiative.

“If you’re working in immigration law or workers compensation, or even personal injury law, it’s advantageous to speak Spanish because… more »

Arbitration Center Names Managing Director

ATLANTA — Local attorney and Peru native Magaly Cobian has joined the staff of the Atlanta Center for International Arbitration and Mediation (ACIAM) at Georgia State University College of Law as its managing director.

ACIAM, in partnership with the Atlanta International Arbitration Society and other stakeholders, will open a facility for international arbitration hearings and… more »

Summer Academy in International Commercial Arbitration

Posted On May 11, 2014

Spend Summer 2015 in Europe with Georgia State Law Key Dates Sunday, March 1: Application Deadline Sunday, March 15: $1,300 deposit due Wednesday, April 1: Remaining balance is due OR verified applications are due to Georgia State University Office of Financial Aid Friday, April 17: Student health forms are due

The Summer Academy in International… more »

International Programs

Posted On May 11, 2014

The world gets smaller every day. Broad experiences prepare you for the global market and for advancing local practice. Therefore, it’s more important than ever to collaborate with international scholars and explore the world.

Georgia State Law has a number of opportunities to study abroad, including programs in South America and central Europe.

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Spring Break in Istanbul, Turkey – March 2015

Posted On March 10, 2014

International Perspectives on Urban Law & Policy

In conjunction with the spring semester law course, International Perspectives on Urban Law & Policy, the Center offers a one week study abroad program over the March spring break week.  This past spring, students had the opportunity to study abroad in Istanbul, Turkey at Bahcesehir University School… more »