It was a time for entrepreneurs, and Walter B. Hill quickly proved to be one after he finished his studies at the University of Georgia Law School and joined his father’s law practice in Macon, Georgia. Before his first year in Macon ended, he joined Superior Court Judge Carlton B. Cole and Macon’s leading lawyer, Clifford Anderson, to launch a new law school at Mercer, the second in the state. They were the professors. They started with sixteen students.
"The Path to Coleman Hill: Mercer Law School's 150-Year Journey,"
Mercer Law Review: Vol. 74:
2, Article 5.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.mercer.edu/jour_mlr/vol74/iss2/5