Below is an archive of the University of Georgia School of Law’s press releases dating back to 1996. If you have any questions or would like more information, you can contact the Office of Communications and Public Relations at (706) 542-5172 or To view the law school’s current releases and other news items, please visit our News & Events page.

Submissions from 2008

Legal and political philosophy scholar Jeremy Waldron to deliver Sibley Lecture, (February 18, 2008)

UGA School of Law wins two regional advocacy tournaments; finishes in top eight in national tournament, (February 18, 2008)

Former Secretaries of State Kissinger, Baker, Christopher and Albright to participate in roundtable, (February 13, 2008)

UGA School of Law employee honored for service, (January 9, 2008)

UGA School of Law employee honored for service, (January 9, 2008)

Submissions from 2007

UGA School of Law wins national mock trial invitational; advances to national tier in moot court tournament, (December 3, 2007)

UGA School of Law professor becomes first to receive NSF grant, (November 20, 2007)

UGA's Dean Rusk Center to host training session for Brazilian legal group, (November 16, 2007)

Former U.S. Sen. Wyche Fowler to teach at UGA School of Law, (November 8, 2007)

UGA School of Law scores victory over Florida in annual Hulsey-Kimbrell Moot Court Competition, (November 7, 2007)

UGA study impacts Fulton County Office of the Child Advocate Attorney, (November 6, 2007)

UGA School of Law wins national moot court competition, (October 31, 2007)

Vice president of European Parliament to speak at conference, (October 25, 2007)

UGA School of Law moot court to explore right to counsel in civil cases, (October 18, 2007)

Political consultant Paul Begala to speak at UGA on 2008 political race, (October 3, 2007)

U.S. Air Force judge advocate general to speak at UGA School of Law, (September 27, 2007)

Prominent media personality and political consultant Paul Begala to teach at UGA School of Law, (August 29, 2007)

Johnson to speak at Blue Key banquet: Johnson, Newman, Griffith, Orkin and Landers to receive awards, (August 27, 2007)

UGA School of Law library honored with AALL Award, (August 20, 2007)

UGA School of Law Class of 2010 is one of the most academically gifted in school history, (August 13, 2007)

UGA Provost Mace announces office reorganization; Brown to become first administrative fellow, (July 2, 2007)

Bernstein and Knox receive distinguished service awards from the UGA Law School Association, (June 21, 2007)

Supreme Court Justice Carol Hunstein to deliver UGA School of Law commencement address, (May 7, 2007)

UGA School of Law wins state advocacy title, (April 24, 2007)

Top students, teachers to be recognized at UGA Honors Day April 25, (April 13, 2007)

Former U.S. Attorney General Griffin Bell to speak on Justice Department and U.S. attorney hiring practices, (April 12, 2007)

U.S. and European officials to address the international fight against terrorism, (April 9, 2007)

Local service organizations to provide legal counsel and advice to artists, (April 3, 2007)

UGA programs remain strong in U.S. News & World Report 's Best Graduate Schools for 2008, (March 30, 2007)

Scholars convene to honor retiring UGA Law Professor Milner Ball, (March 28, 2007)

Co-chair of Iraq Study Group to deliver Sibley Lecture, (March 15, 2007)

Public interest law conference to address poverty issues, (March 14, 2007)

Annual Red Clay Conference opens discussion on current environmental topics, (March 7, 2007)

Georgia Law wins regional moot court tournament, (March 6, 2007)

Disability rights specialist to deliver Annual Edith House Lecture, (March 5, 2007)

Public service faculty and staff receive top UGA honors, (February 16, 2007)

School of Law alumnus selected as clerk by U.S. Supreme Court chief justice, (January 26, 2007)

UGA School of Law library honored with Briggs Award, (January 23, 2007)

Georgia Court of Appeals to hear cases at UGA School of Law, (January 12, 2007)

UGA School of Law staff member honored with service award, (January 5, 2007)

Submissions from 2006

UGA School of Law hosts Brazilian judicial officials, (November 20, 2006)

Institute of Higher Education selects Law Professor Dupre as Senior Fellow, (November 14, 2006)

Former solicitor general of Hong Kong to speak at Dean Rusk Center, (October 30, 2006)

Secretary of State Cathy Cox to teach at the UGA School of Law, (October 23, 2006)

UGA School of Law Associate Dean Paul Kurtz named Disability Resource Center's Outstanding Faculty Member, (October 10, 2006)

UGA School of Law students to present research on education law at national conference, (September 22, 2006)

UGA School of Law enrolls talented and diverse first-year class, (August 15, 2006)

UGA School of Law announces appointment of new associate dean and the addition of four professors

UGA Law School Association presents distinguished service awards to two alumni, (June 15, 2006)

Former U.S. Department of Commerce deputy secretary to teach course at UGA School of Law, (June 13, 2006)