The city of Savannah, GA, the largest city and the county seat of Chatham County, GA, was established in 1733. It was the first colonial and state capital of Georgia and is known as America’s first planned city.
Today, Savannah’s downtown area is one of the largest National Historic Landmark Districts in the United States (designated in 1966). Savannah attracts millions of visitors, who enjoy the city’s architecture and historic structures.
Chatham County remains the sixth most-populous county in the state of Georgia. Savannah is projected to grow 47.9 percent, adding more than 140,000 people from 2000 to 2030. The community is rich with culture, art, and history, as well as an expanding foundation of educational institutions, including Savannah College of Art and Design, Armstrong Atlantic University, Savannah State University, South University, and Georgia Southern University.
Savannah Law School has and continues to provide numerous opportunities for professional development in a coastal city known for its beautiful architecture, intriguing history, attractions, and great Southern cuisine!