Staff

Office of the Dean

  • Malcolm L. Morris

    Dean, Professor of Law

    (678) 916-2603

    Education:

    B.S., Cornell University

    J.D., SUNY at Buffalo

    LL.M., Northwestern University


  • Judith Barger

    Associate Dean for Academic Administration

    (678) 916-2653

    Courses Taught:

    Criminal Law, Seminar: Death Penalty and Writing


    Education:

    B.S., Wright State University, magna cum laude

    J.D., Georgetown University Law Center


  • Allan Brezel

    Associate Dean for Finance

    (678) 916-2606

    Education:

    B.A., Boston University, cum laude
    M.B.A., Emory University


  • Kimberly Williams D’Haene

    Assistant Dean for Academic Achievement

    (678) 916-2658

    Courses Taught:

    Academic Support Programming; Advanced Bar Studies


    Education:

    B.A., Spelman College, Atlanta GA, cum laude
    J.D., University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor MI


  • Jace C. Gatewood

    Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and Associate Dean of Graduate Programs

    (678) 916-2639

    Courses Taught:

    Business Organizations; Real Property; Wills, Trusts and Estates; Sales and Secured Transactions; Negotiations


    Education:

    A.B., Georgetown University
    J.D., Georgetown University Law Center


  • Sheryl Harrison-Mercer

    Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs

    (678) 916-2681

    Courses Taught:

    Business Organizations; Contracts; Legal Drafting; Legal Research, Writing & Analysis I & II


    Education:

    B.S., North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University,summa cum laude
    M.B.A., Babcock Graduate School of Management, Wake Forest University
    J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, cum laude, Order of the Coif


  • Bridgett Ortega

    Assistant Dean of Experiential Learning

    (678) 916-2678

    Education:

    B.A., San Jose State University
    J.D., Lincoln University Law School
    M.A., University of Phoenix


  • Erika Murray

    Executive Assistant to the Dean

    (678) 916-2603

    Education:

    B.B.A, University of West Georgia

    M.B.A., University of Florida


Admissions

Alumni Office

  • Erika Murray

    Executive Assistant to the Dean

    (678) 916-2603

    Education:

    B.B.A, University of West Georgia

    M.B.A., University of Florida


Blackburn Conference Center

Business Office

Career Development

Experiential Learning

  • Bridgett Ortega

    Assistant Dean of Experiential Learning

    (678) 916-2678

    Education:

    B.A., San Jose State University
    J.D., Lincoln University Law School
    M.A., University of Phoenix


  • Carolyn L. Roan

    Experiential Learning Program Administrator

    (678) 916-2679

    Education:

    B.A., St. Thomas University

    M.S., St. Thomas University


Faculty Support

Financial Aid

Information Technology

Library

  • Michael Lynch

    Director of Law Library and Professor

    (678) 916-2661

    Courses Taught:

    Contracts


    Education:

    Ph.B., University of Detroit
    M.Libr., Emory University
    J.D., University of Michigan


  • Robin Clausnitzer

    Library Technical Services

    (678) 916-2664

  • A. J. Doucett

    Reference Librarian

    (678) 916-2665

    Education:

    B.A., University of North Florida
    J.D., John Marshall Law School
    M.L.I.S., Vadosta State University


  • Mark Durbin

    Head of Technical Services

    (678) 916-2662

    Education:

    B.S., Auburn University
    M.S.L.S., Clark Atlanta University


  • Susan Risher

    Library Technical Services

    (678) 916-2667

  • Carrie Tolbert

    Reference Librarian

    (678) 916-2668

    Education:

    B.A., The University of Alabama
    J.D., The University of Alabama
    M.A., Valdosta State University


  • Mary Wilson

    Head of Public Services

    (678) 916-2663

    Education:

    B.A., Oglethorpe University
    J.D., Woodrow Wilson College of Law
    M.S.L.S., Clark Atlanta University
    D.A.S.L., Emory University
    M.A., Georgia School of Professional Psychology
    M.S., Georgia State University


Marketing and Communications

Master of Laws Program

  • Jace C. Gatewood

    Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and Associate Dean of Graduate Programs

    (678) 916-2639

    Courses Taught:

    Business Organizations; Real Property; Wills, Trusts and Estates; Sales and Secured Transactions; Negotiations


    Education:

    A.B., Georgetown University
    J.D., Georgetown University Law Center


Office of Academic Achievement

  • Kimberly Williams D’Haene

    Assistant Dean for Academic Achievement

    (678) 916-2658

    Courses Taught:

    Academic Support Programming; Advanced Bar Studies


    Education:

    B.A., Spelman College, Atlanta GA, cum laude
    J.D., University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor MI


  • Erika Walker-Cash

    Director of Academic Achievement

    (678) 916-2659

    Education:

    B.A., Spelman College, cum laude
    M.S.W., Clark Atlanta University, magna cum laude
    J.D., Washington and Lee University School of Law


  • Debbi Cohen

    Academic Support Professional

    (678) 916-2600 ext. 3025

    Education:

    B.A., Washington University in St. Louis

    J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School


  • Dione Duckett

    Academic Support Professional

    (678) 916-2600 ext. 3030

    Education:

    B.A., Goucher College, 1987

    M.B.A., Morgan State University, 1990

    J.D., Howard University School of Law, 1995

    M.S., Georgia State University, Managerial Sciences, 2017


  • Victoria C. Duke

    Academic Professional and Academic Support Professional

    (678) 916-2600 ext. 3062

    Education:

    B.A., Texas State University

    J.D., Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law


Registrar's Office

Student Accounts

  • Phyllis Crusoe

    Bursar

    (678) 916-2608

    Education:

    B.S., DeVry University, magna cum laude
    M.B.A., Keller Graduate School of Management, with distinction
    M.H.R.M., Keller Graduate School of Management, with distinction


Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs

  • Sheryl Harrison-Mercer

    Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs

    (678) 916-2681

    Courses Taught:

    Business Organizations; Contracts; Legal Drafting; Legal Research, Writing & Analysis I & II


    Education:

    B.S., North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University,summa cum laude
    M.B.A., Babcock Graduate School of Management, Wake Forest University
    J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, cum laude, Order of the Coif


  • Hope L. Jamison

    Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs

    (678) 916-2682

    Education:

    B.A., Cornell University

    J.D., Rutgers School of Law