Profs. Julian Juergensmeyer and Karen Johnston will be leading a spring break study abroad trip to Rio de Janeiro and Curitiba, Brazil March 16-23, 2019. This program will focus on land use planning, sustainable and equitable development, growth management and environmental law and policy. Students will begin the week in Rio de Janeiro, the second… more »
Established in 2007 by Georgia State Law, Robinson College of Business and the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), one of the world’s top IP organizations, to provide a singular forum for in-house IP professionals to discuss issues they face, exchange ideas, and network locally and nationally.
2018 Institute When: Monday-Tuesday,… more »
The partnership developed out of a lunch Professor Roy Sobelson had last year with his former student, Bill Hinnant (J.D. ’01), a lawyer and physician. Hinnant was… more »
The Center for Access to Justice and Georgia State Law are pleased to serve as partners in the Arc of Justice Project Hidden Legal Figures series. The series is intended to generate interest in a traveling exhibit recognizing the heroic and vital contribution lawyers and judges made to the American Civil Rights Movement. The exhibit… more »
On Friday, Feb. 8, the Center for Access to Justice will host its second annual State of the South conference, which brings together scholars and practitioners from across the Southeast to discuss a timely topic in access to justice. This year’s focus is on the relevance of technology for low-income people interacting with the justice system… more »
Make It Count: Alternative Spring Break Information Session, Noon & 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, Room 304
The Center for Access to Justice facilitates Alternative Spring Break trips to provide Georgia State Law students the opportunity to spend a week immersed in a substantive area of law, while also engaging in pro bono legal service. Students work with licensed attorneys to receive training and guidance, gaining insight into some of the… more »
The Federal Defender Program Inc. and the Center for Access to Justice are partnering to offer a paid internship in memory of Jake Waldrop (J.D. ’85) to one rising Georgia State Law second-year or third-year student. The selected student will receive $4,000 (before taxes) for a 10-week summer internship with the Federal Defender Program in… more »
Register today for this comprehensive five and a half-hour CLE will feature nationally recognized access to justice stakeholders, including judges, attorneys, and interpreters, addressing evolving access to justice challenges for limited English proficient (LEP) persons and persons with disabilities in Georgia courts.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Chief Justice Harold Melton of the… more »
If you are serious about a career as a public interest lawyer but don’t know how to go about finding or applying for the job of your dreams, this Public Interest Bootcamp is a great place to start.
Public Interest Bootcamp When: Saturday, Oct. 6 Lunch provided
Center faculty and public interest attorneys will guide… more »
Cap off Social Justice Week by joining center faculty and fellow students interested in public interest and pro bono work for an informal gathering. Discuss your experiences with – or hopes to experience – working with the center, the Pro Bono Program, Alternative Spring Break, the Certificate in Public Interest Law and Policy,… more »