2016 Mock Trial Competition for Law School Chapters

Starts:  Feb 25, 2016 12:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Feb 28, 2016 12:00 AM (ET)


2016 Law Mock Trial Competition 

The ninth annual P.A.D. Mock Trial Competition for law school chapters was held February 25-27, 2016 at the Westin Crystal City, in Arlington, VA. THANK YOU to all volunteer judges, competitors, Mock Trial coaches, key volunteers and alumni for their support and participation. Congratulations to the competitors of our 30 teams from 20 law schools! 

We look forward to another exceptional Mock Trial Competition in 2017!

Congratulations to the top four finalists:

1st Place Magruder Chapter (Team 2), University of Illinois College of Law

2nd Place – Russell Chapter (Team 2), Georgia State University College of Law
3rd Place – Terrell Chapter (Team 2), Florida State University College of Law
4th Place – Magruder Chapter (Team 3), University of Illinois College of Law

Additional awards were presented to:
Outstanding Advocate: Dominique Ritvo, Magruder Chapter Team 2 (Runner Up: Michael Stallings, Morgan Chapter)
Outstanding Witness: Carly Ortel, Vaught Chapter Team 2 (Runner Up: Matthew McClanahan, Sanford Chapter Team 1)
Outstanding  Prosecution: Terrell Chapter Team 2 (Runner Up: Russell Chapter Team 2)
Outstanding Defense: Magruder Chapter Team 2 (Runner Up: Morgan Chapter, University of Alabama School of Law)
Best Fraternalism: Corliss Chapter, University of North Dakota School of Law

Full team rankings will be emailed directly to competitors and participants the week of March 1st. Pictures will be shared the same week.






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Pictured Left: Competition Winners, Magruder Chapter Team 2 with Case Coordinator Nick Lee and Assistant Executive Director Marlena Weiss.


The Westin Crystal City
1800 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Arlington, VA 22202
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Emily Baranoski