Academics

LL.M. with a Concentration in Environmental and Land-Use Law

Posted On November 28, 2017

Environmental and land-use law attorneys must understand how to work collaboratively with professionals from other fields such as planners, engineers, developers and government officials. And, they must understand how to work with the affected communities. Through the LL.M. with a concentration in environmental and land-use law, students will be prepared for practice in… more »

LL.M. with a Concentration in Intellectual Property Law

Posted On November 28, 2017

The information age demands qualified and skilled intellectual property lawyers, given the rise in prominence of information and knowledge. The increasing importance of IP is evident in the number of intellectual property cases taken up by the U.S. Supreme Court and the number of IP laws passed by Congress.

LL.M. with a Concentration in… more »

Study Space XI: Singapore

Posted On August 21, 2017

City Redevelopment, Infrastructure and Heritage in the Era of Climate Change

Sunday, June 17 – Friday, June 22 • Singapore

Since independence from Malaysia 52 years ago, the city-state has transformed itself into the leading financial and technology hub of Southeast Asia, home to one of the world’s greatest ports, and an international model for… more »

LL.M. for Graduates of U.S. Schools

Posted On August 14, 2017

Consider an LL.M. with a concentration in a rapidly expanding field such as Health Law, Intellectual Property, Environmental and Land Use Law; or you may tailor a curriculum that matches your personal interests and goals.

Our rich curriculum allows you to choose from one of Georgia State Law’s center-based programs or to design… more »

LL.M. Program

Posted On August 14, 2017

Surrounded by business, government, nonprofit and cultural organizations, Georgia State Law provides an ideal environment for gaining practical experience and engaging in interdisciplinary research and collaboration, especially for those seeking an LL.M. (master of laws).

If you are seeking an LL.M. to enhance your practice opportunities, to qualify for careers in teaching or government service,… more »

Public Interest Organizations Fair: Noon Monday, Oct. 2, Catherine Henson Atrium

The Public Interest Organizations Fair features representatives from several community organizations to talk about their work and how students can get involved. Lunch will be served.

Public Interest Organization Fair When: Noon-1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2 Where: Catherine Henson Atrium Lunch provided

For more information, contact the Center for Access to Justice at [email protected].

Public Interest Law and Policy Certificate

Posted On April 6, 2017

The Center for Access to Justice’s Public Interest Law and Policy Certificate Program provides students with the training and legal knowledge necessary to serve traditionally underrepresented individuals, communities and interests and facilitates the development of problem-solving skills relevant to working with and on behalf of public interest issues and underserved populations.

The program is designed… more »

BAPP for Clients

Posted On February 17, 2017

The Bankruptcy Assistance & Practice Program provides two types of services for clients.

The Pro Se Assistance Project Center

The Pro Se Assistance Project Center (“PAP Center”), staffed by volunteer bankruptcy attorneys and law students, provides free legal guidance through 20-minute consultations to individuals who are considering bankruptcy or who are representing themselves in the… more »

BAPP for Students

Posted On February 17, 2017

Through the Bankruptcy Assistance & Practice Program, students work in teams of two to handle consumer bankruptcy cases, from the client interview through a Chapter 7 discharge of debts. Students are partnered with and work under the supervision of a local bankruptcy attorney. Students are responsible for every aspect of their cases, including client interviews, preparation of… more »