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Great Gabriellis finish successful Moot Court competition in New York

March 5th, 2010

A team from the Wake Forest University School of Law advanced to the “Sweet 16” during the Gabrielli Family Law Moot Court competition held the last weekend in February at the Albany Law School in New York. The team — Rebecca Beckett, Darren Lindamood and Ashleigh Wilson — was part of a field of 19 ...

Environmental Law Moot Court Team heading to international competition

February 11th, 2010

The Wake Forest University School of Law Environmental Law Moot Court Team took second place in the national competition in Baltimore over the weekend of Feb. 6-7. The trio of Ben Wiles (’11), Colby Stevenson (’11), and John Byron (’11), who are coached by Professor Richard Schneider, defeated a team from the University of Wisconsin ...

Wake Forest National Moot Court team advances to national finals

November 24th, 2009

Wake Forest’s two National Moot Court teams competed very successfully in a regional tournament the weekend of Nov. 20-21 in Richmond, Va., with both teams advancing to the regional quarterfinals, and one team going on to earn a trip to New York City in February for the national finals. Twenty teams, from 11 law schools, ...

Kelly Beth Bowker (’11) wins 38th annual Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 20th, 2009

Kelly Beth Bowker (’11) is the winner of the final round of the 38th annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. Bowker represented the appellees, Field of Dreams, LLC and Coopers & Towne, LLC, versus Katie Serfas (’11), who represented the appellant, Mary Baker. “Ms. ...

Katie Serfas wins 38th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

April 21st, 2009

First-year law student Katie Serfas was declared the winner of the 38th Annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition on Friday, April 17. “Representing Plaintiff Angela Dixon, Serfas showcased her significant talents and skillfully answered questions from a hot bench,” said Moot Court Chief Justice Brian Conley. Kelly Beth Bowker was the competition’s runner-up. “Kelly ...

Wake Forest’s Family Law Moot Court team wins it all in national competition

March 5th, 2009

A team of Wake Forest University School of Law students won the Gabrielli National Family Law Moot Court Competition at Albany Law School on Feb.26-29. Second-year students Missy Hanna, Rich McPherson and Caroline Payseur are the national family law champions after beating out teams from 21 law schools, including New York University, the University of ...

WFU Law School students undefeated at Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition

February 9th, 2009

Wake Forest Universty School of Law students Jimmy Byars, Nicole Dupre and Matt Cullen represented the university at the 13th annual Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition at the University of Maryland on Feb.6-7.  Wake Forest has a history of success at Stetson, and this year proved no different.  Under the guidance of Law ...

Vandergriff wins 37th annual Stanley Moot Court Competition

November 18th, 2008

Daniel Vandergriff is the winner of the final round of the 37th annual Stanley Moot Court Competition sponsored by The Wake Forest University School of Law Moot Court Board. Vandergriff, who is a second-year law student, represented the appellant, Creed Bratton, versus Patrick Gallagher, who represented the appellees, Michael Scott, Dunder Mifflin Magnet Middle School ...