Register to join leading practitioners, government officials and academics for a discussion on the progressive vision for the future of equality across a number of salient policy issues at the American Constitution Society Regional Convening Friday, Sept. 29. Breakfast starts at 9:15 a.m. Attendance is free and meals will be provided. You must register for the event. Come shape… Read more »
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The Public Interest Organizations Fair at noon Monday, Oct. 2, in the Catherine Henson Atrium will feature representatives from several community organizations to talk about their work and how students can get involved. Lunch will be served. For more information, contact the Center for Access to Justice at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Atlanta Legal Aid Society will hold its annual Run for Justice in Oakhurst at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. The event will benefit the general operating fund of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society. Participants in the Run for Justice will enjoy a beautiful a 5K course beginning and ending at One Step at A Time, 650 East Lake Drive, Decatur. Register to… Read more »
All students starting law school after August 2016 must take six credits of “E” (Experiential) courses before graduation. Learn what your options are and how experiential courses can help you gain valuable professional skills and practical experience at the Experiential Course Fair at noon and 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the Catherine Henson Atrium…. Read more »
The University of Georgia School of Law will host a conference exploring the future of international trade agreements from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, North Campus. The conference will feature expert academics, policymakers, corporate counsels and practitioners who will explore the shifting trajectory of trade… Read more »
Join the Georgia student chapters of the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) for its 2nd Annual Law Student DisOrientation, 10 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 in the The Blackburn Conference Center at John Marshall Law School, 1405 Spring St NW, Atlanta. Visit NLG’s Facebook page to R.S.V.P. and see a detailed schedule. Panel topics include how to financially… Read more »
Join the HeLP Legal Services Clinic, Investor Advocacy Clinic, and Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, in Room 241 for a panel discussion on Preparing for Practice. Practicing attorneys will speak about their experiences working in the clinics, how they developed their professional skills through participating in clinic, and… Read more »
Join the Public Interest Law Association (PILA) team at Atlanta Legal Aid’s Run For Justice! This 5k run/walk on Saturday, Nov. 11, helps fund free legal services for low-income members of our community. Registration is $15 for law students. Register at runforjustice.org to run/walk with your classmates by entering “GSU PILA” as the team name.
Join the Mindfulness in Law Society for a panel discussion 11:45 to 12:50 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, in Room 242. Plamen Russev, Georgia State Bar Taskforces on Wellness; Shelley Senterfitt, WorkBest Consulting LCC; and Jessica Wood of Bodker, Ramsey Andrews, Winograd and Wildstein will discuss how mindfulness is an essential skill for attorneys. Questions? Contact Christopher Kanelos… Read more »
All 1L and LL.M. students are invited to hear Bryan Stevenson, the author of Just Mercy, deliver the keynote speech at Georgia State University’s Freshman Convocation at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Aug. 20, in the University’s Sports Arena. Dress is business casual, and the doors open at 2:15 p.m. R.S.V.P. here.