Contact: Elizabeth Coplan
University of Washington School of Law
206.369.9412
ecoplan@uw.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

3-2-2012

Winners of the 2012 Falknor Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competiton Announced

SEATTLE -- The annual Falknor Appellate Advocacy Moot Court final competition was held on February 22, 2012. The winners are:

1st Place Brief: Josephine Ennis & Brad Lewis

2nd Place Brief: Jeff DeGroot & David Crawford

3rd Place Brief: Anna Crary & Heather Griffith


1st Place Speaker: Josephine Ennis

2nd Place Speaker: Brad Lewis

3rd Place Speaker: Jeff DeGroot


Champions: Josephine Ennis & Brad Lewis

This year the panelists included the Honorable William A. Fletcher, Harold S. Shefelman Jurist-in-Residence. Other members of the esteemed panel included:

  • The Honorable Betty Fletcher ’56, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Chief Justice Barbara Madsen, Washington State Supreme Court
  • The Honorable Michael Spearman, Division I Court of Appeals
  • The Honorable Richard Tallman, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • The Honorable Mary Yu, King County Superior Court

The annual Falknor Appellate Advocacy Moot Court competition is named in honor of Professor Judson Falknor appointed Dean in 1919. He was a UW School of Law graduate, nephew of Dean Condon; and a distinguished member of the Bar.

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