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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 ...

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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 ...

Wake Forest teams compete in the National Moot Court Competition regional

December 2nd, 2011

Two teams of Wake Forest Moot Court members competed in the National Moot Court Competition regional in Richmond, Va., on Nov. 18-19.  A total of 24 teams entered the Richmond regional, with the top two advancing to the national finals. The team consisting of Andrew Berrier, Alex Lutz, and Zoe Niesel made it to the ...

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Kelley Chan (’13) wins 40th Annual Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 18th, 2011

Kelley Chan  (’13) is the winner of the final round of the 40th annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. Morgan McCall (’13) represented the appellee, the United States of America, versus Chan, who represented the appellant, Megan Keane. This year’s panel judges also included the ...

Emma Maddux (’13) wins 40th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

April 15th, 2011

First-year law student Emma Maddux (’13) won the 40th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition at the Wake Forest University School of Law on Friday, April 15. Arguing a fictitious student-on-student sexual harassment case in violation Title IX, Maddux was able to successfully argue in favor of the plaintiff. Fellow first-year law student Candace ...

Wake Forest teams compete in inaugural Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition

April 7th, 2011

On April 1-2, two teams from the Wake Forest University School of Law competed in the Inaugural Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition.  Named for the three immediate past Chief Justices of North Carolina, including Wake Forest’s own Rhoda Billings, the Competition was held at Elon Law School in Greensboro. The team of Hannah ...

Erin Tanner (’11) argues in Fourth Circuit as part of Appellate Advocacy Clinic

March 29th, 2011

Erin Tanner (’11) argued recently in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in the case of Beasley v. Arcapita, Inc., as part of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic.  Amy Puckett (’11), who worked with Tanner on the appeal, also attended the argument, which was held in the Fourth Circuit courthouse in Richmond, Va., ...