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STLA Team Advances to Nationals

Georgia State Law’s Student Trial Lawyers Association team won the Region 5 championship for the National Trial Competition in Durham, N.C., securing a team bid for the national tournament in March.

The national tournament’s regional competition attracts more than 1,000 students from 140 law schools. Just 28 teams from 26, including Georgia State Law advance… more »

Gabel’s Students Study Forensics in China

ATLANTA — Georgia State University College of Law Professor Jessica D. Gabel and a group of law students recently traveled to China to further their study of forensic science.

They attended the First Annual World Congress of Forensics – “From Evidence to Verdict” – which took place in Dalian, China on October 21-23, 2010.  The conference showcased… more »

Team Wins Mock Arbitration Competition

ATLANTA — In its first appearance in the American Bar Association’s Mock Arbitration Competition, Georgia State University College of Law garnered the National Championship in Chicago January 21-22. The team consisted of law students Lisa Bobb, Andrew Hagenbush, Madeleine Peake, and Wes Starrett. Professor Doug Yarn coached.

In the fictional case for arbitration, a former employee… more »

MetroGrowth Sponsors Moot Court Team

ATLANTA — The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth is pleased to sponsor a moot court team to compete in an international moot court competition. The First Annual Inter-American Sustainable Development Law moot court competition will be held March 17-20, 2011 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The competition is a collaborative effort of the Moot… more »

 
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