Recent Moot Court Competition Winners

2017 - 2018 Award-Winning Teams

National Veterans Law Moot Court Competition (Washington, DC)
Finalists
Monica Ferreira '19 and Alexander Mazza '19
Second Best Overall Advocate: Alexander Mazza '19
Coaches: Elyssa Abuhoff '18, Alanna Briffa '18, and Tyler Gratton '18

Professor Bernie L. Segal National Mock Trial Competition: In Vino Veritas (San Francisco, CA)
John Augelli '18, Andrew Kimball '18, Maria Ortiz '18, and Brandon Perlman '18
Best Closing Argument: Brandon Perlman '18
Coaches: Brittany Rubino '17 and Brooke Verdiglione

Judge Paul Joseph Kelly, Jr. Invitational Trial Competition hosted by Fordham University School of Law
Semi-Finals
Brittney-Rose Curtis '18 and Nikolai Wolfe '19
Coaches: Steve Michelen '15 and Rachel Polisner '15

Price Media Law Moot Court Competition
Semi-Finalists, Americas Regional (New York, NY)
Steven Deolus '19, Emma Ellis '19, Daman Kaur '19, and Rebecca Meyer '19
Runner Up Best Advocate in Regional Final Round:
Emma Ellis '19
Coaches: Elyssa Abuhoff '18, Erin Callihan '19, Jaime Freilich '18, Craig McAllister '18

Texas Young Lawyers Association National Trial Competition
Semi-Finalists, Regionals (New York, NY)
Brittney-Rose Curtis '18 and Nikolai Wolfe '19
Best Closing Statement: Brittney-Rose Curtis ’18
Second Best Opening Statement: Nikolai Wolfe ’19
Third Best Direct Examination: Nikolai Wolfe ’19
Coaches: Sarah Briglia '14, Christopher Dey ’13, Brandon Perlman ’18

Semi-Finalists, Regionals (New York, NY)
Kevin Dunshee ’19 and Megan Hynes ’19
Third Best Cross Examination: Megan Hynes ’19
Coaches: Steven Michelen '15, Rachel Polisner '15, Megan Shaw ’18

American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition Regional Round (Brooklyn, NY)
Champions, Fourth Best Brief
Jaime Freilich '18 and Craig McAllister '18
Fourth Best Oralist: Craig McAllister
Coach: Elyssa Abuhoff ’18

John J. Gibbons Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition (Newark, NJ)
Octo-Finalists
Nicole Khalouian ’19 and Jacob Zucker ’19
Fifth Best Oralist: Nicole Khalouian
Third Best Oralist: Jacob Zucker
Coaches: Ashley Thomas ’18 and Jessica Wishart ’18

International Criminal Court Moot Court Competition (White Plains, NY)
Semi-Finalists
Allison Cunneen ’19, David Huberman ’19, and Grace Chamoun ’19
Coaches: Sarah Gromet ’18, Anusheh Khoshsima ’18, and Brigitte Sykes ’18

National Criminal Justice Trial Competition
(Chicago, IL)

Quarter-Finalists
Daveed Audel ’19, Cassandra Love ’18, Mike Luongo ’19, Christine Thambuswamy ’18
Best Cross-Examination: Cassandra Love
Coaches: Brittney-Rose Curtis ’18, Dan Luedtke ’15, Erin Ryan ’15

Quinnipiac Criminal Justice Trial Advocacy Competition (Hamden, CT)
Finalists
Kevin Dunshee '19, Megan Hynes '19, Cassandra Love '18, and Manraj Sekhon '19
Best Overall Advocate: Cassandra Love '18
Coaches: Michael Luongo '19, Aiman Tariq '18, Mallory Turk '15

Peter James Johnson Memorial National Civil Rights Trial Competition (Uniondale, NY)
Quarter-Finalists
Shelby Anderson '19, Andrew Andrzejewski '19, MaryClaire Kennedy '19, and Will Ognibene '19
Coaches: Danielle Clayton '18, Amanda Hamilton '18, and Taofik Hassan '18

John J. Costello National Criminal Trial Advocacy Competition (Fairfax, VA)
Quarter-Finalists
Javionte Johnson '19, Mary Claire Kennedy '19, and Spencer Smith '19
Coaches: Hajar Lakhouili '18, Pamela Langro '17, Joanna Menillo '15

NYU Immigration Law Moot Court Competition
(New York, NY)

Semi-Finalists
Amanda Fell '19 and Gabriella Giunta '19
Coaches: Ara Chung '18, Marco Duenas '18

Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
Semi-Finalists, Northeast Region (New York, NY)
Kyleen Breslin ’19, Charles Diamond ’18, Tina Lin ’19, and Eleanor Shotton ’19
Top Four Oralist: Eleanor Shotton ’19
Top Ten Oralist: Kyleen Breslin ’19
Coaches: Margiselle Estevez ’18, Olta Gjoca ’18, Ana Nunez ’18

ABA Labor and Employment Trial Competition (New York, NY)
Semi-Finalists
Brett Feldman ‘19, Jenna Jones ‘19, Amber Leary ’19, and Dylan Porcello ‘19
Coaches: John Augelli ’18, Andrew Kimball '18, Cassandra Love ’18

Robert F. Wagner Labor and Employment Moot Court Competition (New York, NY)
Krista Gay ’19 and Victoria Jaus ’19
Best Oralist (Petitioner): Krista Gay
Coach: Alanna Briffa ’18

Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition (Queens, NY)
Michael Neville ’19 and Martin Rowe ’19
Outstanding Advocate: Martin Rowe
Coaches: Juliana Frenkel ’18 and Jason George ’19

William B. Bryant-Luke Charles Moore Civil Rights Moot Court Competition (Washington D.C.)
Champions
Kaitlin Bond ‘19 and Yesenia Brewster ‘19 
Best Oralist: Kaitlin Bond
Coaches: Ryan Foley ‘18 and Eliana Newman-Wasser ‘18

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