T.J. McCarrick '(15) and Isaiah Peterson ('15) placed 2nd at the Baltimore Regional round of the New York Bar Association's National Moot Court Competition, earning the team a spot to compete at nationals.
Tyler Clemons ('15) and Carmen Green ('14) became national moot court champions in the ABA Appellate Advocacy Competition. IN a clean sweep, Tyler and Carmen also won the first place and second place speaker awards.Click here to read more about the Appellate Advocacy Division.
Aaron Reichlin-Melnick ('14) and Jenna Przybylski ('15) took 1st place at the Fordham Kelly Trial Advocacy Competition. Jenna also won the award for Best Advocate of the Final Round.Click here to read more about the Trial Advocacy Division.
James Romoser named 2013 Leahy championClick here for full story.
For more than seventy years, the Barristers' Council has been providing students at Georgetown University Law Center with opportunities to hone their advocacy skills. Students who are interested in joining the Council do so through the Appellate Advocacy, Trial Advocacy, and ADR Advocacy divisions, which sponsor a number of intrascholastic competitions every year. Students chosen to join Barristers' Council begin intensive training to represent Georgetown Law at national and international advocacy competitions.
Georgetown Law is ranked 2nd in Appellate Advocacy by the University of Houston Blakely Advocacy Institute and 4th in Trial Advocacy by US News and World Report.
|2014-2015 Executive Committee
Nathanael Kurcab, Executive Director
Harris Davidson, Managing Director
Stephen Petkis, Financial Director
Manoj Jonna, Director of ADR Advocacy
Terence McCarrick, Director of Appellate Advocacy
Jenna Przyblyski, Director of Trial Advocacy
Elizabeth Ewert, Faculty Advisor
|Mailing Address/Office Location:
600 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 662-9271
Fax: (202) 662-9266
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