South Texas College of Law Triumphs at 2017 CBA Moot
The CBA’s Young Lawyers Section again sponsored its Annual Moot
Court Competition on November 16-18, 2017, at the Dirksen Federal
Building in Chicago. This year, 31 teams from 21 law schools from
Chicago and around the country participated in the competition.
William Grubb and Ryan Wallace, students of South Texas College
of Law (Team AA), were awarded “First Place” in the overall
Melody Aguilar Tovar and Ashley Vasquez, students of McGeorge
School of Law (Team X), were awarded "Second Place" in the overall
Sammy Rajaratnam, student of Baylor Law School (Team A), won
the award for "Best Oralist".
Second Best Oralist
Miranda Rowley, student of UC Hastings College of Law (Team
DD), won the award for "Second Best Oralist".
Kyle McLean, Miranda Rowley and Reid Gaa, students of UC
Hastings College of Law (Team DD), won the award for "Best Brief". The
winning brief can be viewed
Second Best Brief
Michael Stern, Erin Schumacher and Natalie Hedberg, students of
the University of Iowa College of Law Team 2 (Team EE), won the award
for "Second Best Brief".
The final team rankings can be found here.
The final brief rankings can be found here.
CBA YLS Moot Court Competition
November 16-18, 2017
Participating Law Schools
Baylor Law School
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Loyola University College of Law
Michigan State University College of Law
New York Law School
Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Pacific McGeorge School of Law
Pepperdine Univ. School of Law
South Texas College of Law
Texas A&M University School of Law
The John Marshall Law School
The University of Oklahoma College of Law
Touro Law Center
UC Davis School of Law
UC Hastings College of Law
University of Chicago Law School
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
University of Iowa College of Law
University of Wisconsin Law School
Team DD Brief Respondent
2017 Moot Court Final Brief Rankings
2017 Moot Court Final Team Rankings