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

Ringhand receives prestigious Fulbright award, (April 25, 2018)

Candlelight memorial service will be held April 26; Appel to be remembered, (April 23, 2018)

Kenerly wins Russell Moot Court Competition, (April 13, 2018)

Awards Day 2018, (April 12, 2018)

Carruthers Ferrero receives fellowship from the Georgia Latino Law Foundation, (April 11, 2018)

Jackson wins UGA's Idea Accelerator pitch competition, (April 11, 2018)

UGA Alumni Association to present annual awards, alumnus Jones to be honored, (April 11, 2018)

Mize elected president of UGA Staff Council, (April 10, 2018)

UGA School of Law finishes as semifinalists at national Transactional LawMeet, (April 9, 2018)

Yale Law School dean to speak as law school’s 116th Sibley lecturer, (April 3, 2018)

Armbrister secures inaugural Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough externship, (April 2, 2018)

Author to Discuss History of Trade in America as Predictions of Trade War Loom, (April 2, 2018)

School of Law wins third advocacy tournament of the year and coveted state title, (March 29, 2018)

School of Law honors four with top awards at Alumni/Alumnae Weekend, (March 27, 2018)

School of Law wins Intrastate Moot Court Competition, (March 27, 2018)

Ten selected for new cohort of UGA Women’s Staff Leadership Institute; law school's Hinson included, (March 27, 2018)

UGA wins national mock trial competition for second straight year, (March 27, 2018)

UGA law library selected for pilot to increase reach of legal scholarship, (March 19, 2018)

UGA School of Law to host rural healthcare symposium, (March 15, 2018)

Human rights researcher/advocate to discuss Thailand’s shifting role in Southeast Asia, (March 7, 2018)

UGA School of Law to host annual benefit auction for student fellowships, (March 6, 2018)

Alumnus donates art collection to UGA School of Law, (March 5, 2018)

School of Law team wins regional mock trial tournament and advances to nationals, (March 5, 2018)

School of Law wins Charleston National Moot Court Competition, (March 5, 2018)

UGA School of Law finishes as semifinalists at Jessup competition regionals, (February 27, 2018)

School of Law team finishes as regional finalists at Transactional LawMeet, (February 26, 2018)

Murphey and Wormald selected as Sea Island Scholars, (February 23, 2018)

School of Law team finishes as finalists at Spong Moot Court Tournament, (February 19, 2018)

School of Law team finishes as semifinalists at National Trial Competition regionals, (February 19, 2018)

School of Law’s 30th Annual Red Clay Conference to focus on natural disasters and environmental law, (February 16, 2018)

Hudler wins Beaird Closing Argument Competition, (February 12, 2018)

UGA finishes as semifinalists in national negotiation competition, (February 5, 2018)

UGA School of Law finishes in top 8 at the 68th National Moot Court Competition, (February 5, 2018)

Daily wins Federal Bar Association tax writing competition, (February 1, 2018)

UGA School of Law to host annual public interest law conference, (January 30, 2018)

Seasoned expert to lead UGA law school Veterans Legal Services Clinic, (January 25, 2018)

Community HeLP Clinic secures ruling to benefit disabled persons accessing DFCS programs, (January 24, 2018)

Renowned tax scholar to speak as UGA law school’s 115th Sibley Lecturer, (January 22, 2018)

Spring 2018 Signature Lectures to bring internationally renowned speakers to campus, law school April Sibley Lecture included, (January 19, 2018)

UGA to Reopen on Delayed Schedule - Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, (January 16, 2018)

Education is the key to realizing King’s dream, speaker says; Roseboro receives President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award, (January 12, 2018)

UGA law school to host conference on gerrymandering and redistricting, (January 12, 2018)

UGA law school creates Benham Scholars Program to enhance diversity in legal education, profession, (January 11, 2018)

Recipients of 2018 diversity and inclusion grant funding announced; law school program funded, (January 9, 2018)

UGA law school conference to spotlight interdisciplinary advocacy for survivors of child sexual abuse, (January 3, 2018)

Submissions from 2017

UGA School of Law names Dasher employee of the year, (December 11, 2017)

School of Law wins national moot court competition and finishes as finalist in another; students qualify for national tier of National Moot Court Competition, (November 22, 2017)

Cotton and Ford win Talmadge Competition, (November 13, 2017)

UGA teams finish as finalists in ABA negotiation competition, (November 13, 2017)

Five UGA alumni to be recognized for civic service; alumnus Randy Nuckolls among honorees, (November 7, 2017)