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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 ...

National Moot Court Team

National Moot Court Team is Final Four semi-finalist at 65th Annual National Moot Court Competition

February 13th, 2015

The Wake Forest National Moot Court Team of Karon Fowler (’15), Caroline Massagee (’15) and Kelsey Meuret (’15) competed successfully in the 65th Annual National Moot Court Competition during the week of Feb. 9, 2015, in New York City. The team was a semi-finalist (Final Four) and won the Runner-Up Best Brief award, out of ...

National Trial Team wins Regional Trial Competition in Charleston, S.C.

February 4th, 2015

Wake Forest Law’s National Trial Team won the Regional Trial Competition which took place in Charleston, S.C. The team moves on to Houston, Texas, to compete in the national competition in March, where they will face teams from across the country. The team traveling to nationals consists of two squads, comprised of eight students.  Kim ...

Alexis Iffert (’16) wins 2014 Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 21st, 2014

Alexis Iffert (’16) is the winner of the final round of the 43rd annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. Iffert (’16) represented the fictional plaintiff Finnick Everdeen, while Robert “Woody” Angle (’16) represented the appellee, Electronika. In the case, Everdeen is a retired professional ...

Group photo of Lauren Emery ('16) and Alexis Iffert ('16)

Lauren Emery (’16) wins 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

April 17th, 2014

Lauren Emery (’16)  won the 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round held at Wake Forest University School of Law on Thursday, April 17. The final round showcases the top two first-year law students in the moot court competition. Arguing a fictitious case about whether a university’s refusal to field a women’s golf team violated ...

43rd Annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition finals round set for Thursday, April 17

April 11th, 2014

The 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition finals round will be held Thursday, April 17, at 4 p.m. in Room 1312. The finals round will showcase the top two first-year law students in the moot court competition.  There is a distinguished panel of judges including Christine Bishoff (’04) of the North Carolina Justice Center and formerly of ...

Wake Forest Law Moot Court team perform well at Mardi Gras Sports Law Invitational

March 18th, 2014

Tee Hassold (’15), Evan Leadem (’15) and Brooke Loucks (’15) competed at the 19th Annual Tulane Mardi Gras Sports Law Invitational on Feb. 26-28. Professor Abigail Perdue, director of the Washington Summer Judicial Externship Program, is the faculty adviser, who accompanied the Moot Court team. “The students did an amazing job during the tournament,” Perdue said. “They ...

Tee Hassold (’15), Evan Leadem (’15) and Brooke Loucks (’15) compete at 19th Annual Tulane Mardi Gras Sports Law Invitational

February 26th, 2014

Three Wake Forest Law School students — Tee Hassold (’15), Evan Leadem (’15) and Brooke Loucks (’15) — are competing Feb. 26 -28 at the Mardis Gras Sports Law Moot Court Competition in New Orleans. Professor and Director of the Washington Summer Judicial Externship Program Abigail Perdue is the faculty adviser accompanying the moot court ...