University of Georgia School of Law

Advocate Magazine

Volume 33, Issue 2 (1998)


  • Law Day/Family Day '99: Justice in A Civil Action: Is civil justice an oxymoron? Law Day/Family Day '99 tackled the tough question in various forums and got some heartfelt, humorous answers from plaintiff's attorney Jan Schlichtmann, who represented the families in the famous Massachusetts toxic torts case.
  • Faculty Dialogue. Training Problem-Solvers: Lawyers and the Ethics of Dispute Resolution - Assistant Professor and Civil Clinics Director Alex Scherr; "Regulation by Litigation": Targeting Firearms & Tobacco - Q & A with Assistant Professor Richard Nagareda
  • Reflections on Law School and the Profession: An Interview with Georgia Governor Roy Barnes. Governor Roy Barnes 0.0.'72) shares his thoughts on the profession and reminisces about the school that shaped the state's leaders. Carter Professor Perry Sentell's recollections of his former student, presented at a law school reception honoring the new governor, are reprinted.
  • Learning By Doing: Hands-On Experience in Lawyering. Law students satisfy their hunger for experience through new clinical offerings, developing practical skills and whetting their appetite for public service.
  • 1L crowned "Miss UGA." Commentary on Justice Harry Blackmun's death.
  • Young Alum Represents Marine in Italian Ski Gondola Accident. Creation of Cleveland Ethics Chair.
  • Hirsch Hall Highlights. Site Inspection Summary. U.S. News Ranking. Honor Court Revised. Kudos for Rusk Center's NPR Series. Admissions Recruiting Initiative. Intros. Carter Chair Clerkships.
  • Faculty Accomplishments. Kudos for Ed Larson, Laurie Fowler (J.D.'83) and Alex Scherr.
  • Programs. Sibley Lectures and Red Clay Conference.
  • Alumni Activities. Mid-Year Bar Meeting and Our-of-State Gatherings. Messages from LSAC and BOV Leaders. Development Update.
  • Student Briefs. Profiles of Jason Green, Michael Sullivan and Dana Lennox. Student Honors and
  • Activities. Moot Court/Mock Trial Season Summary.
  • Class Notes. Updates From Your Classmates and Features on Rufe McCombs (LL.B.'42), Alan Shor (J.D.'83) and Kriste Richardson (J.D.'98). Homecoming and Reunion Weekend Information.



Volume 33, Issue 2 (Spring 1999)
University of Georgia School of Law