Research Drives Alexander, Fuse Brown, Lucas and Weber Who All Received Tenure

Georgia State Law faculty members Charlotte Alexander, Erin Fuse Brown and Lauren Sudeall Lucas have been promoted to associate professor with tenure and associate professor Robert Weber was recently awarded tenure. This designation is a testament to the hard work and dedication each has to their students,… more »

Anne Tucker

Georgia State Law Hosts Berle IX Symposium in June

The Adolf A. Berle Jr. Center on Corporations, Law & Society at Seattle University School of Law will sponsor its ninth annual Adolf A. Berle Jr. Symposium (Berle IX) on June 5 and 6 at Georgia State University College of Law in Atlanta.

Berle IX, continues the interdisciplinary tradition… more »

Elizabeth Lester (J.D. ’05)

Lester (J.D ’05) Wins Corporate Counsel Award

Elizabeth Lester (J.D. ’05) received the specialist counsel award at the 2017 Corporate Counsel Awards, which are sponsored by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Association of Corporate Counsel Georgia Chapter. The award honors an outstanding corporate counsel who specializes in employment, tax, privacy, intellectual property (IP) or real… more »

Kabbage CEO Discusses Future of Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property at May 10 Hot Topic Luncheon

Posted On April 26, 2017
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Rob Frohwein, chief executive officer and co-founder of Kabbage, will deliver the keynote at the 13th IP Hot Topics Luncheon at Georgia State University College of Law at noon, Wednesday, May 10, at the Knowles Conference Center, 85 Park Place NE.

“Rob has leveraged his legal experience and empathy for businesses needing working capital into… more »

Students Thank Dean Kaminshine for His Service

“How often do you get to interact on a day-to-day basis with the dean of your school like we do with Dean Kaminshine? That’s what I have admired most about him during my two years here—he will take the time out of his day to meet and speak with any student just to… more »

To Fix Confirmation Process We Need to Face the Truth About SCOTUS

As the dust settles over the bitterly partisan confirmation battles over Judge Garland and Justice Gorsuch, there is a large consensus that the Supreme Court is a damaged if not broken institution. Liberal commentators have been speculating, for the first time in 85 years, about the possibility of a Court packing plan the next time… more »

Law Week Volunteer Project Emphasizes Commitment to Public Service

A group of Georgia State Law students, faculty and staff helped local charity Caring for Others as part of the inaugural Law Week Community Service Project, which concluded Law Week 2017. Volunteers gathered at Caring for Others at 8:30 a.m. April 8 to start packing the various food items donated by the more »

Students Win Outstanding Advocate, Brief at South Texas Mock Trial Challenge

Three Georgia State Law students, Lacey Wheeler (J.D. ’17), Ryan Brown (J.D. ’17) and Brandon Reed (J.D. ’18) fared well in the South Texas Mock Trial Challenge, the country’s largest invitational mock trial competition, held March 2-April 2 in Houston. Brown won the Outstanding Advocate award and Reed’s brief was named Outstanding Brief. The… more »

The Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture Series

The Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture Series is supported by the Loridans Foundation and is named for Henry J. Miller, a partner with Alston & Bird for more than 50 years.

The late Henry J. Miller was a magna cum laude graduate of Emory University and a 1929 graduate of the Harvard University Law School. He was… more »

Class of 2016

Posted On April 15, 2017

For the Class of 2016, Georgia State Law has detailed employment data for 189 of its 203 graduates. As of March, the college has self-reported salary data for 146 of the 203 graduates.

Bar Passage Rate July 2016: 82.6% First-time average: 75.3% February 2017: 70.6% First-time average: 53.9% Employment Report Class of 2016… more »