Record-setting participation in Atlanta Semester In Practice program


A record number of University of Georgia School of Law students are participating in the Atlanta Semester in Practice program this semester with full-time externships in judicial, government and corporate counsel offices. The Atlanta program immerses students in real-world law practice while they take other law classes at the school's facility in the state's capital or online. This semester, 21 students will work at 16 offices including for U.S. District Court Judge William M. Ray II, Georgia Business Court Judge Walter W. Davis and Georgia Senator Bo Hatchett and at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the U.S. Attorney's Office, the U.S. Bankruptcy Trustee, Georgia Tech, Grady Health System, Northeast Georgia Health Care System, the American Cancer Society, North Highland Consulting, MagMutual Insurance Company, Gypsum Management & Supply and Flexera.