Sneak Peek at 85 Park Place

Posted On August 11, 2015 by Siri Yellamraju (J.D. '16) and Yadu Rajendra (J.D. '16)

Monday, Aug. 17, is fast approaching and pretty soon students, old and new, will be walking through the doors of 85 Park Place for the first time. We were lucky enough to get a sneak peek of the building, and are so excited for everyone else to get here.

For starters, the place smells like… more »

College Moves into 85 Park Place

On June 22, Georgia State University College of Law moved into its new building, at 85 Park Place, on the corner of John Wesley Dobbs Avenue in downtown Atlanta. The LEED Silver Certified facility was built by McCarthy Building Companies Inc. and designed by SmithGroup JJR and Stevens & Wilkinson architectural firms with… more »

85 Park Place: The Time Has Come

Georgia State College of Law faculty and staff have been very busy in the last few weeks, while preparing for our move on June 22.

Last week about 1500 crates were delivered to the Urban Life building so we could begin packing our belongings. Books, files, folders you name it, everything must go! Each office… more »

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A Dedicated Home: Dean Kaminshine on Our New Building

The new building increases the College of Law’s capacity to attract top students and engage with the greater legal community. It affords us the space to expand and improve our programs to serve more students and help our clinics assist underserved Georgians.

Quick Facts

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver-certified sustainable… more »

85 Park Place Moves Closer to Completion

Time has flown by rather quickly when it comes to Georgia State Law’s new building at 85 Park Place. It seems like it was just yesterday, when I first laid eyes on a blueprint of the structure. My office was marked by a little rectangle outlined in pencil.

The drawing was hanging in… more »

85 Park Place: Bathrooms Generate Praise

Among the obvious benefits the new building will provide for Georgia State Law students, there is one aspect that students and alumni will surely appreciate – new bathrooms. Seriously.

The poorly laid-out and dysfunctional bathrooms in the Urban Life Building are a well-known plight to students. The layout of the Urban Life Building created awkward… more »