Appellate Advocacy Clinic

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Greenwire: Professor John Korzen (’81 BA, ’91 JD) tries for double play in toxic tort case before U.S. Supreme Court

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — When Wake Forest University Law Professor John Korzen  (’81 BA, ’91 JD) makes his U.S. Supreme Court debut next week, it won’t be the first time he’s been in a tough spot. Continue reading »

Photo of Director of Appellate Advocacy Clinic John Korzen, Hillary Kies ('13), Emma Maddux ('13), and clinic client Tate MacQueen.

Professor John Korzen (’81 BA, ’91 JD) to argue Wake Forest Law Appellate Advocacy Clinic appeal in U.S. Supreme Court on April 23

Professor John Korzen  (’81 BA, ’91 JD) will argue one of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic appeals, CTS Corporation v. Waldburger, in the Supreme Court of the United States on Wednesday, April 23. Continue reading »

Group photo of Pat Wallace ('14), Professor John Korzen ('91) and Tammy Hsu ('14) pose outside the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Va., on Jan. 28.

Pat Wallace (‘14) argues in the Fourth Circuit on behalf of Appellate Advocacy Clinic

Pat Wallace (’14) argued on behalf of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Va., on Jan. 28, 2014. The Fourth Circuit hears appeals from federal district courts in five states:  Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Continue reading »

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Justin Jenkins (‘14) and Professor John Korzen make first Eleventh Circuit appearance by Appellate Advocacy Clinic

Justin Jenkins (’14) and Professor John Korzen (’91) argued on behalf of Appellate Advocacy Clinic clients in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, in Atlanta on Jan. 14, 2014.  The two arguments were the first ever for the Clinic in the Eleventh Circuit.  The Eleventh Circuit hears appeals from federal district courts in three states:  Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.

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Nate Harrill (‘14) argues in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Nate Harrill (’14) argued in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Va., in the case of Durden v. United States on Sept. 20.
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Dylan Greenwood (’13) argues in the Fourth Circuit for Appellate Advocacy Clinic

While his classmates relaxed after final exams and looked forward to graduation, Dylan Greenwood (’13) prepared for and gave an oral argument at the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.  Greenwood recently argued at the Fourth Circuit in Richmond, Va., as part of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic.  Greenwood was the fourth Appellate Advocacy Clinic member to argue in the Fourth Circuit during the 2012-13 academic year. Continue reading »

Photo of Director of Appellate Advocacy Clinic John Korzen, Hillary Kies ('13), Emma Maddux ('13), and clinic client Tate MacQueen.

Emma Maddux (’13) Argues in the Fourth Circuit as part of Appellate Advocacy Clinic

Emma Maddux (’13) argued in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Virginia, on Jan. 30 as part of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic.

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Appellate Advocacy Clinic Hears Arguments at U.S. Supreme Court

The Appellate Advocacy Clinic made its annual visit to the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Monday, Jan. 14.  There the Clinic members observed oral arguments in two cases, toured the courthouse, and met with Clerk of Court William Suter.  Before the trip, the Clinic reviewed and discussed all the briefs filed in the two cases.

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National Moot Court Team competes in Richmond

Melissa Evett (’13), Dylan Greenwood (’13), and Katie Hatcher (’13) competed on  behalf of Wake Forest at the National Moot Court Competition’s regional tournament on Nov. 16-17 in Richmond, Va., which was held at the Fourth Circuit’s courthouse. Continue reading »

Mary Beth Usher (’13) argues in U.S. Court of Appeals

Mary Beth Usher (’13) recently argued in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Va., as part of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic.

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