“There are many people who have went before you who held those standards of excellence that you have maintained through your hard work and dedication,” Anthony Craig Cleland (J.D. ’92) told his 17 fellow new members of Georgia State Law’s Order of the Coif. “Do not give them up—keep the standard high.”
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Georgia State University College of Law’s new Order of the Coif chapter inducted 64 alumni in a ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 10. The new members were sworn in by Mary F. Radford, professor of law and president of the Georgia State chapter. The Order of the Coif recognizes law students who rank in the… more »
Attorney Ralph Knowles, 71, died May 17 after a battle with brain cancer. Knowles, a partner at Doffermyre Shields Canfield & Knowles, was a litigator known for being a passionate champion of justice and equality.
“The legal community has lost a giant,” said Mary Radford, professor of law.
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Taylor Retires After 25 Years
Ellen Taylor, associate professor of law, retires in June after spending nearly 25 years teaching at Georgia State Law. Her path to law was unconventional, though well suited for her personality.
She graduated from Manhattan School of Music in 1974 with a degree in trumpet… more »
Blasi Retiring After 30 Years
In his 30-year tenure at Georgia State Law, Ronald W. Blasi, the Mark and Evelyn Trammell Professor of Law, has accomplished a great deal and impacted the lives of countless students.
The director of the Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, Blasi joined the… more »
Radford to speak as part of Women Inspire Series on Feb. 4
If Grandma wants to wear a red hat with a purple outfit and spend her life savings gambling, should she be allowed to do so without question? Or would that be grounds to appoint a guardian to make decisions for her?
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WASHINGTON — Professor Mary F. Radford became the first Academic Fellow to serve as president of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) in a gavel-passing ceremony held at the ACTEC 2011 Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona. The meeting attracted approximately 1,100 Fellows, spouses and guests,… more »
ATLANTA – Three eminent speakers from Georgia State University’s College of Law will address health directives, wills and financial planning for women on March 19 at GSU. The program is sponsored by Women Alone Together®.
Speakers include Jerri Nims Rooker, associate director of the Center for Law, Health and Society, who will address advance directives for… more »