Assistant professor Courtney Anderson has a unique approach to preparing her students to learn about the intersection among transactional law, advocacy and communication organization in her Law and Health Equity course — a bus tour of Atlanta before the semester begins.
“Through the tour, students experience parts of the city that they… more »
After placing second in the regional Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition, the Georgia State Law team has advanced to national competition in Washington, D.C., April 13 –15.
Sam Wesley (J.D. ’17) and Elizabeth Wedegis (J.D. ’17) competed in three rounds at the second annual American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) southeastern regional competition, which… more »
2016 Georgia Super Lawyers Mary M. “Peggy” Brockington (J.D. ’86), Strickland, Brockington, Lewis LLP (Top 50 Georgia Women) Kimberly Childs (J.D. ’02), The Childs Law Firm LLC (Top 50 Women Georgia Lawyers and Top 100 Georgia Super Lawyers) David J. Hungeling (J.D. ’00), Law Office of David J. Hungeling PC (Top 100 Georgia Super Lawyers)… more »
“The judge came in — big guy, wearing his black robe, a very imposing figure. And the very first thing he did was lift up his robe and pull out the biggest gun I’d ever seen,” said Mark Biernath (J.D. ’01), recalling one of the first times he set foot in a courtroom.
Law Matters Because It Gives Everyone Access to Power
Law matters because it gives everyone access to power. As lawyers we know where to find the information, people and resources needed to solve so many problems. Our specialized training and knowledge is essential in ensuring our country is a true democracy. If we are doing our jobs right,… more »
In 2015, adjunct professor Tom Jones stood outside the state Capitol’s rotunda, attending the swearing-in ceremony for his former student and now Superior Court Judge Alison Burleson (J.D. ’00). “The greatest reward in teaching is to see your students succeed,” said Jones, beaming with pride.
When asked how many of his former students have gone… more »