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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 ...

Guest judges needed for Mardi Gras Sports Law Moot Court Competition preparation

February 5th, 2014

Wake Forest Law is excited to announce that three of our most gifted advocates: Tee Hassold, Evan Leadem, and Brooke Loucks will be attending the Mardis Gras Sports Law Moot Court Competition on Feb. 26-28, 2014, in New Orleans. “We would greatly appreciate your assistance in preparing for this wonderful opportunity,” says Abigail Perdue, Associate Professor and Director, ...

Photo of Aimee Durant ('15) and Karon Fowler ('15)

Karon Fowler (’15) wins 42nd annual Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 22nd, 2013

Karon Fowler (’15) is the winner of the final round of the 42nd annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. The finalists in the Stanley Moot Court competition were Fowler and Aimee Durant (’15). Fowler represented the appellant, Nicole Swisher, vs. Durant, who represented the ...

Group photo of Lindsay Watson ('14), Austen Irrobali ('14), and Justin May ('14) with Professor John Korzen

Wake Forest Law’s National Moot Court Team wins regional tournament, advances to national finals

November 18th, 2013

The Wake Forest National Moot Court Team of Austen Irrobali (’14), Justin May (’14) and Lindsay Watson (’14) won the regional tournament held on Saturday, Nov. 16, in Richmond, Va.  As a result, the team advanced to the national finals to be held in New York City on Feb. 10-13.  In addition, Irrobali won the “Best ...

Photo of Nathan Harrill (’14), Bethany Corbin (’14), and Justin Jenkins (’14)

Wake Forest wins individual first place and team honors at Billings Exum Frye National Moot Court Competition

April 8th, 2013

The Wake Forest Moot Court team consisting of Bethany Corbin (’14), Nathan Harrill (’14), and Justin Jenkins (’14) went 4-1 and advanced to the quarterfinals of the Billings Exum Frye National Moot Court Competition hosted by Elon Law School on April 5-6.  Harrill earned the award of First Place, Best Oral Advocate for the three ...

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National Moot Court Team competes in Richmond

November 19th, 2012

Melissa Evett (’13), Dylan Greenwood (’13), and Katie Hatcher (’13) competed on  behalf of Wake Forest at the National Moot Court Competition’s regional tournament on Nov. 16-17 in Richmond, Va., which was held at the Fourth Circuit’s courthouse. The National Moot Court Competition is one of the two most prestigious Moot Court competitions held each ...

Photo of Austen Irrobali ('14) and Pat Naples ('14), 2012 Stanley Moot Court Competition Finalists

Pat Naples (’14) wins 41st annual Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 16th, 2012

Pat Naples (’14) is the winner of the final round of the 41st annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. Austen Irrobali (’14) represented the appellant Joseph and Amy Bell, versus Naples, who represented the appellee, Atlantic Coast Electronic. This year’s panel judges were the Honorable Jeffrey ...

41st George K. Walker Moot Court Competition Finals Round to be held Friday, April 20

April 18th, 2012

The 41st annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition finals round will be held Friday, April 20, 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 The Honorable James G. Exum, Jr., Smith Moore Leatherwood, ...

Moot Court team earns runner-up at Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition

February 9th, 2012

The Wake Forest International Environmental Moot Court Team competed in the Stetson International Moot Court Competition hosted by the American University Washington School of Law in Washington, D.C., Feb. 3-5.  There were nine teams in the Atlantic Regional Competition from as far away as Trinidad, including Wake Forest’s team participants Anna Dowdy, Morgan McCall and ...