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The law school’s oral advocacy program has continued to enjoy notable success since its inception. Most recent successes include:


  • 2012 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition Regional Champions – New York Regional – advanced to national finals
  • 2012 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition, New York Regional – 3rd place Best Advocate Award
  • 2012 ABA Representation in Mediation Competition – 3rd place
  • 2012 ABA Client Counseling National Semi-Finalists and Regional Champions – Region 10 – advanced to national finals
  • 2012 Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition – Rocky Mountain Regional – 3rd place and advanced to national finals, where the team placed 6th
  • 2011 ABA Negotiation Competition Regional Champions – Region 8 – advanced to national finals
  • 2011 Pepperdine Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition – Best Petitioner Brief
  • 2011 Mack Kidd Administrative Law Moot Court Competition – 3rd place
  • 2011 University of Tulsa Redbud Classic Mock Trial Competition – 3rd place
  • 2011 Hugh Carey Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon – Advocate’s Choice Award
  • 2011 International Mediation Competition – Joint Maximizing Award


  • National Moot Court Championship: Chicago Bar National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition
  • National Negotiation Championship: ABA National Negotiation Competition, advanced to the international finals in Copenhagen this summer
  • National Mediation Championship: Jeffrey S. Abrams National Mediation Competition
  • International Moot Court Finalist: John Marshall International Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition
  • Best Advocate: ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition - St. Louis Regional
  • Best Advocate: Canadian International Mediation Advocacy Competition
  • Best Brief: Gibbons National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition
  • National Finals Qualifier: BLSA Thurgood Marshall National Mock Trial Competition - Rocky Mountain Regional