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

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)

Annual Red Clay Conference to focus on emerging environmental issues affecting Georgia, (January 31, 2020)

Innovative mentor program boasts more than 700 mentees, (January 28, 2020)

Spring 2020 Signature Lectures to bring scholars, thought leaders to campus; including two School of Law grads, (January 24, 2020)

UGA law school hosts book discussion on Dennis' Rap on Trial, (January 16, 2020)

UGA law scholarship established in memory of legal trailblazer Phyllis Kravitch, former judicial clerks band together to create lasting tribute for the late jurist, (January 15, 2020)

Submissions from 2019

Veterans Legal Clinic helps veteran prove VA administrative error, (December 20, 2019)

Five students conduct research through Georgia Sea Grant Legal Fellowships, (December 18, 2019)

'Sweet 16' Moot Court Teams Will Compete for National Championship, (December 17, 2019)

Saunders receives 2019 Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award, (December 9, 2019)

Trailblazing state Supreme Court justice and law school alum to give Holmes-Hunter Lecture, (December 6, 2019)

School of Law sweeps regional round of National Moot Court Competition, (November 25, 2019)

Lambert and Paris inducted into Blue Key Honor Society, (November 20, 2019)

Four UGA alumni will be honored for civic service, leadership, scholarship; two School of Law alums included, (November 19, 2019)

Fiero and Sigalos win the 2019 Talmadge Moot Court Competition, (November 18, 2019)

UGA law school alumnus continues support of veterans seeking legal degrees, (November 18, 2019)

4th Annual Rural Healthcare Symposium to focus on resilience, (November 17, 2019)

Law school's Veterans Legal Clinic improves lives, (November 11, 2019)

UGA teams finish as co-champions in ABA Regional Negotiation Competition, (November 11, 2019)

UGA brings home trophy in Florida/Georgia-Hulsey/Gambrell Moot Court Competition, (November 1, 2019)

UGA law school hosts book discussion on Burch's Mass Tort Deals, (October 30, 2019)

UGA law school grads record highest state bar passage rate for sixth consecutive year, (October 29, 2019)

29th Annual School of Law Homecoming BBQ - inside Hirsch Hall from 3:15-5:45 p.m., (October 18, 2019)

UGA School of Law creates endowed scholarship in support of LGBTQ diversity, (October 18, 2019)