The Georgia State University College of Law and the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps will officially open a Law Volunteer Clinic for Veterans that will serve 800 veterans enrolled as students at the university at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11..
The facility is a hybrid and different from others in the state in that it deals… more »
Georgia State University College of Law is accepting nominations for the 2015 Ben F. Johnson Jr. Public Service Award to honor a Georgia attorney who has selflessly committed to public service in the tradition of the college’s founding dean.
“Each year we select a Georgia attorney who exemplifies the commitment to public service… more »
Kick-Off Launch Noon Tuesday, Nov. 4: Learn more about the Lawcountability, J.D. Program Food provided
Networking is the most important thing in job searching,” says Ray English, associate director of the Georgia State University College of Law Career Services Office. “In fact, networking is paramount for students and recent graduates to land gainful employment.”
Once a strictly private form of alternative dispute resolution, mediation is now embraced and institutionalized by Georgia’s legal system, in part because of overcrowded court dockets and lengthy case disposition times.
Bonnie Powell (J.D. ’99), director of the Fulton County State/Magistrate Court Landlord Tenant Mediation program since 2004, says parties often do not realize how… more »
“I was scared of dying, but even more scared of what I saw looking back at me in the mirror,” said internationally known author and legal scholar Elyn R. Saks during Georgia State University College of Law’s 54th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture on Oct. 14.
Saks shared her experiences of overcoming chronic schizophrenia more… more »
The State Bar of Georgia will honor Leslie Salley (J.D. ’14) with its Individual Law School Access to Justice Award for her pro bono work in law and health equity at the State Bar of Georgia’s annual Pro Bono Awards Reception on Thursday, Oct. 23.
“I’m humbled and honored to be recognized with the award,”… more »