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 2018

Ethics Week Lecture focuses on human blind spots, (November 12, 2018)

Nunnally successfully argues case for Wilbanks CEASE Clinic client, (November 12, 2018)

Georgia veterans face challenges and UGA law students are stepping up, (November 8, 2018)

Scherr to receive Pincus Award, (November 7, 2018)

Greenaway and Van Orsdol win Talmadge Competition, (November 5, 2018)

In Memoriam: P. Harris Hines, (November 5, 2018)

UGA School of Law grads record highest state bar passage rate for fifth consecutive year, (October 29, 2018)

Grants broaden access for students through innovative programs, including the law school's Benham Scholars Program, (October 26, 2018)

School of Law wins annual Florida/Georgia moot court competition, (October 26, 2018)

Inaugural opioid symposium sheds light on national epidemic, (October 23, 2018)

School of Law advocacy teams boast strong performances, (October 23, 2018)

UGA to host opioid epidemic symposium, (October 16, 2018)

Kenerly and O'Kelley win England Mock Trial Competition, (October 15, 2018)

UGA School of Law named best in nation for return on investment, (October 12, 2018)

UGA Delayed Opening for tomorrow (10/11), (October 10, 2018)

Greenaway selected for King & Spalding Diversity Fellowship, (October 3, 2018)

UGA receives national diversity award for fifth consecutive year; law school enrolls diverse class, (September 24, 2018)

Klemm named Top Negotiator, (September 21, 2018)

UGA receives national diversity award for fifth straight year, (September 18, 2018)

Four faculty members named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows, Rodrigues included, (September 14, 2018)

UGA climbs to 13th in U.S. News & World Report rankings, (September 10, 2018)

Six will be recognized for service to UGA, state, nation; alumnus Neal Quirk included, (September 6, 2018)

School of Law welcomes two new law librarians, (August 16, 2018)

Kelleher and Weathersby argue before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, (August 15, 2018)

Mize and Rodrigues named as UGA provost search committee members, (August 13, 2018)

Six professors receive promotions, (August 13, 2018)

School of Law welcomes the Class of 2021, (August 10, 2018)

Trauma-informed mock trial program wins innovative teaching award, (August 7, 2018)

School of Law welcomes two new faculty members, (August 6, 2018)

Beck, Lanier, Weeks assume associate deanships, (August 2, 2018)

Oladeinbo receives Diversity Fellowship, (July 25, 2018)

University of Georgia unveils 40 Under 40 Class of 2018; graduates Bowen and Keyes named, (July 20, 2018)

Appellate Litigation Clinic wins case in 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, (July 11, 2018)

UGA Foundation elects new trustees, including alumna Betsy Cox and the library's Marie Mize, (June 28, 2018)

UGA School of Law opens Veterans Legal Clinic, (June 18, 2018)

Ten students receive summer judicial fellowships, (June 11, 2018)

UGA law students embark on public interest fellowships in record numbers, Nearly 50 law students awarded $83,000+ in public service grants, (May 30, 2018)

Honeychurch and Kessler win Georgia Bar Access to Justice Awards, (May 29, 2018)

School of Law wins three national titles in 2017-18, bringing five-year total to 10, (May 29, 2018)

Waller receives NALP Service Excellence Award, (May 25, 2018)

School of Law students travel the globe with summer legal opportunities, (May 23, 2018)

School of Law clinics receive Equal Justice Works Grant for crime victims fellowship, (May 17, 2018)

Three faculty members complete UGA PSO Fellowship, Weeks included, (May 17, 2018)

UGA School of Law voted best in Georgia, (May 15, 2018)

Swindall argues before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, (May 10, 2018)

Wilbanks CEASE Clinic wins first case tried to verdict under Georgia’s Hidden Predator Act, (May 9, 2018)

Bivins, Oladeinbo recognized by DeKalb Lawyers Association, (May 8, 2018)

Georgia Supreme Court justice to deliver School of Law Commencement address, (May 7, 2018)

Billy Payne’s Olympian Triumph, (April 26, 2018)

Bradley selected vice chair of Legal Information Preservation Alliance, (April 26, 2018)