Moot Court Board News

Kudos to the Intra-State Mock Trial Team!

Congratulations to Sandra Moon, Paul Chumbley, Justin Gooch, Jenn Murzyn, James Fisher, Marlow Riedling, Teresa Kenyon and Julie Purcell of UofL's Intra-State Mock Trial Team for a very successful competition this past weekend. One of the teams competed in the semi-finals and numerous team members were nominated for the Best Advocate Award. Congratulations and great job!

Congratulations to the Negotiation Team!

Congratulations to Nicole Crump, Jeffrey Hall, John Gilliam, Ryan Goode and Fernando Valdizan for their success at the American Bar Association Negotiation Competition, Nov. 13-14 in Detroit.

Nicole and Jeff are going to the national finals in Atlanta and John and Ryan received excellent comments on their negotiation performances notwithstanding facing tough competitors!  Fernando, an experienced negotiator, thoughtfully served as a student coach. Our special thanks to Dean Arnold and Prof. Mary Jo Gleason for their coaching and support. Congratulations!!

2011 Weschler Criminal Law Moot Team Selected!

Congratulations to Jared Sawyer and Jennifer Siewertsen on being selected for the 2011 Wechsler Criminal Law Team!

Congratulations to the Negotiation Team!

Congratulations to Nicole Crump, Jeffrey Hall, John Gilliam, Ryan Goode and Fernando Valdizan for their success at the American Bar Association Negotiation Competition, Nov. 13-14 in Detroit.

Nicole and Jeff are going to the national finals in Atlanta and John and Ryan received excellent comments on their negotiation performances notwithstanding facing tough competitors!  Fernando, an experienced negotiator, thoughtfully served as a student coach. Our special thanks to Dean Arnold and Prof. Mary Jo Gleason for their coaching and support. Congratulations!!

Congratulations to the Arbitration Team!

 

Congratulations to Samantha Thomas-Bush, Brandon Edwards, Megan Keane and Aaron Price for a very successful performance at the American Bar Association Arbitration Competition this past weekend!

One of our UofL teams won their first round and the other team was defeated by the second-place overall winners. In both rounds the judges commented on the teams’ excellent preparation and the fact that the competitors were much more advanced than the judges themselves were as students.

Congratulations, and great job!

Criminal Law Moot Court Sign-up Deadline

Interested individuals should contact Jenn Siewertsen ASAP at jlsiew02@gwise.louisville.edu

Excellent Performance by the Health Law Moot Court team!

Congratulations to Elisabeth Fitzpatrick, Eric Lowe, and Sarah Potter for an excellent performance at the Health Law Moot Court Competition. 

 The judges were very impressed with the competitors' oral arguments, remarking that the team was "very polished" and "extremely well organized and easy to follow." 

Thanks for your hard work.  If you see Elisabeth, Eric, or Sarah, please congratulate them on their achievement and for proudly representing our school.

Good Luck to the Arbitration Moot Court Team

Good luck to Samantha Thomas-Bush, Brandon Edwards, Megan Keane and Aaron Price as they compete in the American Bar Association's Arbitration Competition this weekend, November 13th and 14th at Northern Kentucky University. If you see them, please wish them good luck!

Congratulations Samantha, Brandon, Megan and Aaron, and thank you for your hard work this semester.

Four Students Needed to Serve as Bailiffs This Weekend

Several students needed  for the Intrastate Mock Trial competition going on downtown at the Hall of Justice this weekend.

There will be two trials each day.  Opening rounds are Saturday at 9am-12pm and 2-5 p.m. The semi-finals and finals are scheduled for Sunday at 9a-12pm and 2-5 p.m. 

Anyone who is willing to help out please email Jackie Clowers at jclowers5@gmail.com with the date and time you are willing to help.

We only need one bailiff per trial  This is a good chance for 1Ls to get involved with the Moot Court Board.

Help the Moot Court Board This Upcoming Weekend!

Anybody that is interested in Moot Court; the Intra State Mock Trial team will be holding its competition this weekend at the Hall of Justice in downtown Louisville. The Moot Court Board needs help with bailiffs. If you can come help this Saturday and/or Sunday November 13th and 14th please contact Jackie Clowers. This is a great way to learn more about Mock Trial and Moot Court in general as well as help represent your school in the competition!