Posted: March 2nd, 2016 | By: Lindsey Gallinek and Lisa Snedeker
Aaron Ruffin (JD ’18) is the winner of the 2016 Zeliff Trial Bar Competition. The final argument in Pat Johnson vs. Keep-On Trucking Company, sponsored by the Wake Forest Student Trial Bar, was held 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, in the Worrell Professional Center.
In the final round of the competition Ruffin was representing the plaintiff, Pat Johnson, while Daniel Galyon (JD ’16) was representing the defendant, Keep-On Trucking Co. The case involved trying to determine who was at fault for a traffic accident between Johnson and the driver of a truck for Keep-On Trucking.
“To be a finalist in this competition is truly exceptional,” said Judge David Hall, who serves in District 21B of the Fifth Division of the Superior Court in Forsyth County. Continue reading »