Georgia State University College of Law is No. 4 on PreLaw and National Jurist’s “Top 20 Best Value Law Schools” for 2016.
Armin Naghashzadeh (J.D./M.B.A. ’16) enrolled in the Bankruptcy Assistance and Practice Program (B.A.P.P.) to gain practical work experience and skills, but realizing the impact his work made is what made him return for a second semester.
“I felt like I was making a difference in people’s lives,” Naghashzadeh said. “I want to make sure… more »
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Are you ready to watch fireworks for the Fourth of July? Do you have a spot in mind?
We’ve got Lenox Square right in the heart of Buckhead presenting a great musical lineup for this evening. Sons of Sailors, a tribute band that travels… more »
Celebrating Our First Anniversary in 85 Park Place College of Law
Wednesday, June 22 marks one year since the College of Law relocated from the Urban Life Building on Decatur Street to an award-winning, state-of-the-art structure at 85 Park Place in the heart of downtown Atlanta. Since the move, the college has garnered a litany… more »
Starting Friday, April 22, and continuing through 5 p.m. Thursday, May 12, the College of Law’s building, 85 Park Place, will be closed for final exams to the general public and students not registered in a College of Law course.
During this time, Georgia State faculty and staff will be able to access the building… 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 »
The Supreme Court of Georgia heard oral arguments in two cases at the College of Law’s Ceremonial Courtroom on Wednesday, Jan. 20. “I hope your experience today is interesting, instructive, and inspiring as you prepare to enter this most noble of professions – the law,” Chief Justice Hugh Thompson told the students before the arguments.
ATLANTA—Georgia State University Law Review will explore the Invisible Justices: Supreme Court Transparency in the Age of Social Media during its annual symposium on Thursday, Feb. 11, in the Student Center East, 44 Courtland St., Atlanta.
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Join the Georgia State University Law Review for a symposium from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, featuring nationally known reporters, prominent judges and legal academics who focus on the U.S. Supreme Court for a discussion on a variety of issues including
transparency, cameras, the need for clearer recusal practices,… more »
Thursday, Feb. 11
Georgia State University Student Center East • 44 Courtland St. SE • Atlanta, GA 30303
8-9:30 a.m. Registration, Breakfast
Coffee, pastries and juice Sponsored by Fix the Court
9:30-10 a.m. Welcome/Opening Remarks: Christine Lee (J.D. ’16), Symposium Editor, and Dean Steven J. Kaminshine