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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
ABA Model Rule 6.1 encourages all lawyers to commit at least 50 hours per year to pro bono work. Georgia State Law’s Pro Bono & Public Service Recognition Program acknowledges the importance of this commitment by providing three levels of distinction for students who have completed at least 50 hours of pro… more »
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].
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 »
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 »
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 »