School of Law wins Charleston National Moot Court Competition

Monday, March 5, 2018

Congratulations to third-year student Caroline F. Savini and second-year student Simone Ford who went undefeated at the Charleston National Moot Court Competition bringing home the top trophy. Savini was named the best oralist of the final round. A second UGA team comprised of second-year students Eric Wilder and Hayley Nicolich finished as semifinalists and were presented with the Best Appellee Brief Award. Three of the best five oralists in the preliminary rounds were from UGA - Wilder, Nicolich and Savini. Of note, Georgia was the only school to advance two teams to the quarterfinals.   


UGA School of Law finishes as semifinalists at Jessup competition regionals

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Congratulations to the team of second-year students Jennifer Cotton, Roger Grantham, Allison "Allie" Gowens, Lyddy O'Brien and Benjamin "Ben" Torres for finishing as semifinalists at the New Orleans regional rounds of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. Additionally, Grantham received the Best Oralist Award and O'Brien was named the second-best oralist. The team also won second best brief at the competition.


School of Law team finishes as regional finalists at Transactional LawMeet

Monday, February 26, 2018

Congratulations to second-year students Joseph Natt and Meryl See for finishing as regional finalists in the Transactional LawMeet regionals held in Ft. Lauderdale. The team also received the Best Draft award. They will now compete in the national competition, which will be held in New York in April. Third-year student Steve Zavodnick assisted with the draft and served as student coach.


Murphey and Wormald selected as Sea Island Scholars

Friday, February 23, 2018

Congratulations to third-year law students Kristen G. Murphey and Shannon T. “Toni” Wormald for being selected as 2018 Sea Island Scholars. This initiative offers unique experiential learning opportunities and impactful mentoring through meetings with successful women in business and an insider’s look at the hotel and resort operations of the Sea Island Company.


School of Law team finishes as finalists at Spong Moot Court Tournament

Monday, February 19, 2018

Congratulations to the team comprised of second-year students Amy Buice, Shaudie Fassih and C. Daniel Lockaby for finishing as finalists at the 47th Annual William B. Spong Moot Court Tournament, which was held at William and Mary Law School. Third-year student Max M. Wallace II coached the team.

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