Georgia State Law clinical professors lead both in the classroom and in the profession both through bar associations or the Association of American Law School sections. For 2017, the college has six faculty members holding leadership positions at AALS.
Georgia State Law alumni and faculty were recognized at the Atlanta Bar Association annual meeting and awards luncheon on May 24.
Members of the Atlanta Bar Association elected Margaret Vath, instructor of law, as president, Nicole G. Iannarone, assistant clinical professor, as vice president/president-elect, and A. Craig Cleland (J.D. ’92) as treasurer for the 2017-18 term.
Both Vath and Iannarone served on the board last year, with Vath… more »
When the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) considers adopting a rule — or amending an existing one — that will govern an aspect of the relationship between brokers and investors or their employers, it solicits comments from practitioners and the public.
As part of its mission of serving regular investors, Georgia State Law’s more »
The legal profession has long had the ability to remove from its ranks lawyers whose conduct shows they lack ethical character sufficient to practice law. In August, the American Bar Association (ABA) further expanded the class of activities that can put a lawyer’s bar license at risk by amending ABA Model Rule 8.4, Misconduct, to… more »
The Atlanta Bar Association elected Margaret Vath, instructor of law, as president-elect, and Nicole G. Iannarone, assistant clinical professor, as secretary, in May. As president-elect, Vath is in line to become next year’s president. Iannarone is next in the officer progression to succeed her. Both served on the board last year, with Vath… more »
The result of a Teaching Innovation Grant, Georgia State Law’s new Business Arbitration Practicum teaches students real-world skills in client representation, case management, negotiation and arbitration by working through simulated securities arbitration problems.
Nicole Iannarone, assistant clinical professor, was named director of the Investor Advocacy Clinic in January. She served as assistant clinical professor overseeing and creating the clinic since 2013.
“I’m excited for the successes the clinic has had and am honored to serve as director,” Iannarone… more »