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Final rounds of Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition begin Monday, Nov. 16

November 16th, 2015

Wake Forest’s Moot Court Board will hold the final rounds for 2015 Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition beginning Monday, Nov. 16. The final competitors include: Ryan Bowersox (JD ’17), Matt Cloutier (JD ’17), Christopher Conley (JD ’17), Drew Culler (JD ’17), Casey Fidler (JD ’17), Daniel Fowler (JD ’17), Wes Harty (JD ’17), Emily ...

Kayla Frederickson (JD ’16) to clerk for North Carolina Court of Appeals

November 12th, 2015

Kayla Frederickson (JD ’16) has accepted a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Richard Diet  (JD ’02) of the North Carolina Court of Appeals.  Frederickson’s clerkship will begin in September 2016, after she completes her third year of law school and takes the North Carolina Bar Exam. Frederickson’s activities at Wake Forest Law have included serving ...

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Joseph Greener (JD ’16) to clerk with U.S. Magistrate Judge Lawrence R. Leonard in the Eastern District of Virginia

November 3rd, 2015

Joseph Greener (JD ‘16) has accepted an offer to clerk with U.S. Magistrate Judge Lawrence R. Leonard in the Eastern District of Virginia in Norfolk after graduation, according to the Wake Forest Law Clerkship Committee. Greener hails from Lake Bluff, Illinois, and serves as the current Student Bar Association (SBA) president. The SBA Executive Board ...

Wake Forest Law Moot Court teams remain competitive

October 7th, 2015

Wake Forest Law Trial and Moot Court teams won numerous regional events to advance to national competitions during the past year. Wake Forest Law fielded two teams in the American Association of Justice (AAJ) Student Trial Advocacy Regional Competition (STAC) held in March in Raleigh, North Carolina. The AAJ Trial Team coaches are Adjunct Professor ...

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Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court team competes in international round, wins third-place for best brief

April 30th, 2015

The members of the Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Team received the third-place medal for best brief in the international round held at Stetson College of Law in Gulfport, Fla. on April 16-18, 2015. The team, led by Professor John Knox, is composed of law students Elissa Hachmeister (’16), Ashley Escoe (’16) and Emily ...

Group photo of Matt Cloutier ('17) and Elvira Nunez ('17)

Elvira Nunez (’17) wins 44th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

April 17th, 2015

Elvira Nunez  (’17)  won the 44th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round held at Wake Forest University School of Law on Friday, April 17. Nunez argued in opposition of Matt Cloutier (’17), who was named runner-up of the competition.  The final round showcases the top two first-year law students in the moot court competition. Arguing ...

Group photo of Wake Forest Billing Exum Frye Moot Court Team with award

Wake Forest team comes in a close second at Billings Exum Frye Moot Court Competition

March 30th, 2015

Lauren Emery (’16), Joey Greener (’16) and Dan Menken (’16) finished second out of 28 teams at the fifth annual Billings Exum Frye Moot Court Competition on on March 27-28 hosted by Elon Law School in Greensboro, N.C. The Wake Forest Law team beat University of North Carolina, George Mason and William & Mary law ...

Group photo of Robert Angle (’16), Julian Kisner (’15) and Caroline Daniel (’16), the team for the 27th annual Gabrielli Family Law Moot Court Competition

Wake Forest Law team excels at 27th annual Gabrielli Family Law Moot Court Competition

March 3rd, 2015

The Wake Forest Law team advanced to the semi-finals and won an award for runner-up best brief at the 27th annual Gabrielli National Family Moot Court Competition on Feb. 26-28, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. The team made up of Caroline Daniel (’16), Robert Angle (’16) and Julian Kisner (’15) performed very well at the competition. ...

Moot Court Team excels at Tulane Sports Law Competition

February 20th, 2015

The WFU Moot Court team of Tee Hassold (’15), Rachel Shields (’16), and Cheslie Kryst (’16) competed at the National Sports Law Moot Court Competition on Feb. 11-13, 2015, at the U.S. District Court in New Orleans, La. The team beat Washington & Lee and Pepperdine law schools, and lost only one preliminary round to ...

Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court wins regional competition, advances to international finals in April

February 13th, 2015

The members of the Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court team won the North American Regional Competition during the weekend of Feb. 6-8, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The moot court team, led by Professor John Knox, is composed of law students Elissa Hachmeister (’16), Ashley Sims (’16) and Emily Singer (’16). They will now advance ...