2017 Law Week Schedule

DAILY: School Spirit- SBA Merchandise Sale 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the Catherine Henson Atrium.

Mock Trial Performance Open to Law Students

The Office of Opportunity Development-AA/EEO Training and Compliance in collaboration with the College of Law is sponsoring a Mock Trial “Law & Order: From Complaint to Court and How Managerial Decisions Influence the Process” 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, March 31, in the Ceremonial Courtroom. Lunch is at 11:30 a.m. with the pretrial beginning at noon. Seating is limited… Read more »

March 15 CLE: Stress, Pressure, & Ethical Decision-Making in the Practice of Law

Law students are invited to attend a free CLE 2-4:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, at the Blackburn Conference Center. The interactive program provides a fresh and practical perspective on the fundamental question, “Why do ‘good’ lawyers ‘go bad’?” Vignettes from an original short film, written and co-produced by ReelTime CLE founders Michael Kahn and Chris… Read more »

Trans Justice Panel Discussion Set for Thursday, March 9

Join OUTLaw and the Center for Access to Justice at noon Thursday, March 9, in Room 342 for a panel discussion of the name-change litigation in Georgia and challenges to North Carolina’s HB2, which, among other things, prohibits people from using the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity. Lunch will be served.

A Day in the Life of a Health Law Attorney Panel Set for March 29

Panelists Payal Cramer, health-care associate at Baker Hostetler; Keith Mauriello, assistant general counsel at WellStar Health System; Brian McEvoy (J.D. ’97), shareholder at Polsinelli; and Lynnette Rhodes, associate chief of Medicaid Operations at the Georgia Department of Community Health, will discuss a day in the life of a health law attorney from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in Room 241. Lunch… Read more »

First-Year Student Mixer Set for Monday, March 6

Are you a first-year or second-year student curious about student organizations, areas of law to study, and resume building opportunities from your fellow upper classmates? Join MLSA, BLSA, NLG, ACS, LCSLA, OUTLaw, ILS, and other student organizations from noon-1 p.m. or 5-6 p.m. Monday, March 6, in Room 242 for an informal hour of food and conversation.

Tickets: Barristers’ Ball is April 1

The Student Bar Association’s Barristers’ Ball 2017 is from 8-11 p.m. Saturday, April 1. Celebrate all we have accomplished as law students at the 5 Seasons Westside rooftop with stunning views of the city, tons of food, a photo booth and a live band, Blackberry Breeze. Come out for one last hurrah before buckling down for finals!