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Moot Court team goes to quarter-finals, earns runner-up for best petitioner brief at Hassell National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition

October 16th, 2017

The Wake Forest School of Law Hassell National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition team of Libby Casale (JD ’18), Anna-Bryce Flowe (JD ’18), and Zach McCamey (JD ’18) competed Oct 13-14, 2017, at the 17th Annual Leroy R. Hassell Sr. National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition at Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach, ...

Wake Forest Moot Court announces 2017-18 board members

April 18th, 2017

Wake Forest Law Moot Court has announced its board members for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The following students were elected: Emily Lagan (JD ’18) as Chief Justice, Vanessa Garrido (JD ’18) as Associate Chief Justice and Kyle Mirabelli (JD ’18) as Marshall. “On behalf of the outgoing board, I am thankful to be leaving the ...

Wake Forest Law team advances to knockout rounds in ABA NAAC Moot Court Competition on Feb. 23-27 in Philadelphia

February 28th, 2017

Three Wake Forest Law students competed in the American Bar Association’s National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition over the weekend of Feb. 23-25, 2017, in Philadelphia. Zack Young (JD/MBA ’18), Evan Weltge (JD ’18) and Kyle Mirabelli (JD ’18) wrote and argued the hypothetical appeal of a Title IX claim that determined the U.S. Supreme ...

Group photo of Coach and Professor John Korzen (JD '91) and National Moot Court Champions holding their trophies, including Matt Cloutier (JD '17), Mia Falzarano (JD '17), and Blake Stafford (JD '17)

Wake Forest Law wins National Moot Court Competition

February 3rd, 2017

The Wake Forest National Moot Court Team of Matt Cloutier (JD ’17), Mia Falzarano (JD ’17) and Blake Stafford (JD ’17) won the National Moot Court Competition, on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in New York City. Falzarano won the award for Best Oralist in the final round, while Stafford won the award for Second Best ...

Photo of Wake Forest School of Law students, Brooke Boutwell (JD '18) and Alex Teixeira (JD '18), who are the finalists of the 45th Annual Stanley Moot Court Competition.

Alex Teixeira (JD ’18) wins 45th annual Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 18th, 2016

Alex Teixeira (JD ’18) of Mystic, Connecticut, is the winner of the final round of the 45th annual Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition, sponsored by the Wake Forest Law Moot Court Board, held on Nov. 18 in the Worrell Professional Center. In Sharon Weaver v. Cumberland Cougars, Teixeira (JD ’18) represented the fictional plaintiff, ...

Wake Forest Law hosts inaugural Transactional Moot Court Competition on Saturday, Oct. 15

October 10th, 2016

The inaugural Wake Forest Law Transactional Competition will host the negotiation round on Saturday, Oct. 15, in the study rooms and the Law Commons of the Worrell Professional Center. Fourteen teams are competing in this year’s competition, which is to be judged by area practitioners and Wake Forest Law faculty. For more information, contact Darryl ...

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Julia Wicker Lee (BA ’99, JD ’03) appointed UNCW Associate General Counsel

September 1st, 2016

Julia Wicker Lee (BA ’99, JD ’03) has been appointed Associate General Counsel for the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW).  The following article regarding her appointment was released by UNCW News on Aug. 30, 2016. Julia Wicker Lee has been appointed Associate General Counsel for the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Prior to joining ...

Group photo of Mike Stephens (JD ’18) and Malcolm Boyd (JD ’18) posing with their awards and judges Richard Dietz (JD ’02), Denise Hartsfield (JD '91) and Eric Morgan following the 45th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

Mike Stephens (JD ’18) wins 45th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

April 15th, 2016

Mike Stephens  (JD ’18), a native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, won the 45th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round on Friday, April 15, in the Worrell Professional Center. Stephens argued in opposition of Malcolm Boyd  (JD ’18), a native of Hartsville, South Carolina, who was named runner-up of the competition.  The final round showcases ...

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45th Walker Moot Court Competition finals set for Friday, April 15

April 14th, 2016

The Wake Forest Moot Court has announced its first-year finalists for the 45th Walker Moot Court Competition. The semi-final rounds will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 14.  The final round will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, April 15, Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center. On Thursday in Room 1312, David Layman ...

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Wake Forest Gabrielli Family Law Moot Court Team reaches final four

March 14th, 2016

The Wake Forest Gabrielli Family Law Moot Court team of Katherine Haddock (JD ’17), Emily Jeske (JD ’17) and James Lathrop (JD ’17) competed from March 3-5 at the Domenick L. Gabrielli National Family Law Moot Court Competition at Albany School of Law in Albany, New York. “The team represented Wake Forest beautifully, reaching the ...