Jessup International Law Moot Court Team Receives Awards

Vanderbilt's Jessup International Law Moot Court Team—Laura Ford, Amanda Schlager, Micah Smith, and Brian Winfrey—did exceedingly well in their regional competition, held held February 17-19. The team advanced to the semi-final round, thus ranking among the top four teams in the region. In addition, their brief ranked first in the region and was sent to the International Rounds to be judged for the Hardy C. Dillard Award, awarded to the five best memorials from the regional competitions, and for the Richard Baxter Award, awarded to the best overall brief from the national and international competitions. Amanda Schlager was selected as third best oralist in the region. The team was coached by Adjunct Professor Paul Ambrosius.