About Us


The purpose of this Association shall be to utilize the collective resources of the chapter members to:

  • Articulate and promote the professional needs and goals of Black Law Students;
  • Foster and encourage professional competence;
  • Focus upon the relationship of the Black Law Student and the Black Attorney to the American legal structure;
  • Instill in the Black Attorney and Law Student a greater awareness and commitment to the needs of the Black community;
  • Influence the legal community to bring about meaningful change to meet the needs of the Black community;
  • Adopt and implement a policy of economic independence;
  • Encourage Black Law Students to pursue careers in the judiciary; and
  • Do all things necessary and appropriate to accomplish these purposes.

 


Why Join BLSA?

 
As a member of GSU BLSA you are part of an established and esteemed organization that has numerous benefits!

  • Unparalleled networking opportunities with other law students, BLSA’s extensive Alum and practicing attorneys
  • Access to the GSU BLSA Outline Bank
  • Private supplement library
  • Priority access to mock exam
  • Academic and career success events
  • Membership in national organization (www.NBLSA.org)
  • Publishing Opportunities via BLSA's regional journals
  • Leadership positions on the National and/or Regional Executive Boards
  • Significant discounts with:

 

OTHER BENEFITS you are also entitled to participate in all Regional and National activities including:

  • Regional Job Fairs
  • Regional Academic Retreats
  • Members only pricing for National and Regional Conventions
  • Opportunities to participate in community service and international service
  • Participation in the prestigious Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial, Frederick Douglass Moot Court, and
  • International Negotiations Competitions
  • NBLSA members are also eligible to apply for NBLSA Scholarships!

2013-2014 Officers and Committee Chairpersons

2013-2014 OFFICERS
PresidentKevin Coleman kcoleman20@student.gsu.edu 
Vice-President: Anamaria Hazard ahazard1@student.gsu.edu 
Treasurer: Crystal Kesler crykes@gmail.com
Secretary: Alexis Person alexisd.person@gmail.com  
Historian: Niaa Daniels ndaniels4@student.gsu.edu
Parliamentarian: Joshua May clarence.bryant@att.net


 


 

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Contact Our Chapter:

Shoot us an email : kcoleman20@student.gsu.edu
Or: gsu.blsa@gmail.com

We'd love to hear any comments or suggestions you have. We pride ourselves on a spirit of service!

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