Two teams from the School of Law have earned the right to advance to the national rounds of the Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition. Third-year student Elizabeth R. Givens and second-year student Kimberly C. Walker teamed up to capture second place in the southern regional rounds of the competition, while second-year students Selina A. Tom-Johnson and Jacinda R. Walker finished third out of 24 teams. Both teams will head to Boston March 10-14 to vie for the national crown.
Georgia Law also had a strong showing in the regional rounds of the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition. Third-year students Elizabeth M. Broadway and Joi R. Reed teamed up with second-year students Karli A. Swift and Danielle I. Warlick to finish as tournament semifinalists out of 20 teams.
Third-year students Norman L. Barnett, Tia L. Daniels and Natalece I. Washington served as coaches for the moot court and mock trial teams, respectively.