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 2020

Three faculty members appointed to endowed professorships, (August 3, 2020)

First Amendment Clinic files amicus brief in ACLU v. Zeh, (July 31, 2020)

Carruthers Ferrero selected as Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellow, (July 22, 2020)

UGA Foundation elects 12 new trustees, includes three law school members, (July 21, 2020)

Three law school members to work on UGA diversity and inclusion initiatives, (July 20, 2020)

Mediation Clinic has handled over 1,700 cases, (July 16, 2020)

UGA completes historic fundraising campaign, (July 15, 2020)

Veterans Legal Clinic hosts virtual clinic on pandemic issues, (July 7, 2020)

Veterans Legal Clinic receives funding to create Georgia Veterans Outreach Program, (June 19, 2020)

Dennis named associate dean for faculty development, (June 18, 2020)

Law school commits more than $560,000 to support more than 230 students/recent graduates; Summer fellowships, research assistantships and bar prep/Bridge to Practice grants in demand, (June 17, 2020)

Jane W. Wilson Family Justice Clinic logs more than 2,700 service hours, (June 10, 2020)

School of Law among the best in the nation for employment, (June 10, 2020)

Ewulonu selected for EJW Regional Public Interest Award, (May 7, 2020)

Business Law Clinic helps protect butterflies, (May 1, 2020)

Free Tenants' Rights Webinar, (April 23, 2020)

2020 UGA Honors & Awards, including the law school's Lanier and Shedd, (April 22, 2020)

UGA Libraries to document COVID-19 for posterity; seeks diaries, other documents from Georgians, (April 16, 2020)

Awards Day 2020, (April 15, 2020)

Community HeLP Clinic assists with understanding public charge ground of inadmissibility, (April 15, 2020)

Smith represents Appellate Litigation Clinic client, (April 15, 2020)

UGA faculty and staff recognized for excellence in public service, Lanier among those honored, (April 13, 2020)

Business Law Clinic and alums team up to help Athens businesses, (April 10, 2020)

UGA law school to help mediate conflicts arising from sheltering in place, (April 9, 2020)

Patel wins GAWL Foundation Scholarship, (April 6, 2020)

School of Law wins Best Draft Award at transactional law negotiation competition, (April 6, 2020)

Parker becomes staff attorney at Veterans Legal Clinic, (April 2, 2020)

Three UGA alumni named to Georgia's highest courts, two are School of Law alumnae, (March 27, 2020)

Community HeLP Clinic secures visas for victims of serious crime, (March 20, 2020)

Insights on transitioning to online instruction, UGA undergoing rapid move to continue teaching and assessment, (March 20, 2020)

The National Jurist's coronavirus survival guide, (March 19, 2020)

Veterans Legal Clinic helps vet get substantial monetary increase from VA, (March 18, 2020)

UGA School of Law continues to be counted among the best law schools, (March 17, 2020)

Appellate Litigation Clinic wins its first Georgia Supreme Court case, (March 16, 2020)

Carrington takes third in national writing competition, (March 11, 2020)

School of Law wins Legal Food Frenzy, (March 6, 2020)

Veterans Legal Clinic, congressman and Georgia Legal Service team up to assist vet, (March 3, 2020)

Amann participates in international criminal law roundtable, (February 27, 2020)

Seven professors serve on AALS executive committees, (February 26, 2020)

Brogan and McFerren take second in transactional law competition, (February 24, 2020)

Ortiz and Rosenhoover finish as regional finalists at the National Trial Competition, (February 20, 2020)

UGA School of Law a leader in bar passage, (February 20, 2020)

Veterans Legal Clinic helps vet get permanent disability, (February 17, 2020)

UGA School of Law wins National Moot Court Competition, (February 14, 2020)

UGA celebrates 50th anniversary of Earth Day with events like the Red Clay Conference, (February 13, 2020)

Kairab wins Beaird Closing Argument Competition, (February 10, 2020)

Holmes-Hunter speaker continues to 'slay the dragon of injustice', (February 6, 2020)

Community HeLP Clinic helps crime survivors with visas, (February 4, 2020)

School of Law finishes as finalists at annual "best of the best" moot court tournament, (February 4, 2020)

Transformational gifts will aid first-gen college grads and veterans, (February 4, 2020)