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National Moot Court Team ends successful regional campaign

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Nov. 18, 2019) — The Wake Forest National Moot Court Team ended its 2019-2020 campaign during the semi-final rounds of the National Moot Court Competition’s Region IV Tournament. Wake Forest was one of only four teams to go undefeated during the preliminary rounds of the tournament with the team of third-year law students placing among the top four teams for Best Brief score.

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Wake Forest remains among the nation’s best for trial advocacy

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Nov. 4, 2019) — The Wake Forest National Trial Team ended its 2019 campaign as one of the top teams in the country after another historical performance at the 2019 National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA) Tournament of Champions (TOC).

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Remembering Kay Hagan (JD ’78)

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Oct. 29, 2019) — Former U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan (JD ’78), who became North Carolina’s first Democratic female senator, passed away after battling encephalitis for several years. She was 66.

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Winners of 2019 Transactional Law Competition announced

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Oct. 28, 2019) — The Wake Forest Transactional Law Board named Caitlin Becker (JD ’21), Ryan Madden (JD ’21), and Olivia Rojas (JD ’21) overall team champions of the 2019 Transactional Law Competition.

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Sager Speaker Series Welcomes Fall 2019 Guests

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Aug. 29, 2019) — The Wake Forest Business Law Program (BLP) will host Veta Richardson, president and chief executive officer of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), and Ramona Romero, general counsel of Princeton University, as distinguished guests of the fall 2019 Sager Speaker Series events.

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Dean Jane Aiken kicks off “Conversation With” Series Sept. 4

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Aug. 23, 2019) —The “Conversation With” Committee will host Dean Jane Aiken and Kimberly Stevens (JD ’92) for their 2019-2020 programming.

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Wake Forest Law graduates citizen lawyers and legal professionals

(Winston-Salem, N.C., May 20, 2019) — The Wake Forest School of Law celebrated the Class of 2019 at the 45th annual Hooding Ceremony on Sunday, May 19, and the Wake Forest University Commencement ceremony on Monday, May 20, 2019.

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Marisa Mariencheck (JD ’21) wins 48th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

Marisa Mariencheck (JD ’20) won the 48th annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round on Thursday, April 18, 2019, in the Worrell Professional Center.

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AAJ Trial Team upholds competitive excellence at regional competition

(Winston-Salem, N.C., March 7, 2019) — The Wake Forest AAJ Trial Team was named runner-up in the 2019 AAJ Regional Trial Competition in Raleigh, N.C. The team of third-year students, Ashley DiMuzio, Avery Barber, Caleb Hodge, and Mark Parent, was coached by Donald Pocock (BA ’97, JD ’00).

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2018 National Trial Team champions bring home host of individual honors from regional competition

(Winston-Salem, N.C., Feb. 7, 2019) — The 2018 National Trial Team champions returned from the regional competition of the 2019 TYLA National Trial Competition (NTC) with a collection of individual recognitions and accolades—some of which serve as an unprecedented milestone in Wake Forest history.

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