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2L Mock Trial Competition

The 2L Mock Trial Competition gives students their first opportunity to present a case in a courtroom. The emphasis of the competition is on putting facts together to make a persuasive case to a jury.  Nearly half the student body participate in this event each year with 2L's competing as trial attorneys, 3L's as presiding judges, and 1L's as jurors.  The competition is an introduction to the real-life trial practice that many of our students will experience as state's attorneys, public defenders, etc. 

2015 2L Mock Trial finalists Candice Patrick and Dayshon Wagner on the left and champions Stephanie Wiggins and Chelsea Selvey on the right.

Above (from left): 2015 2L Mock Trial finalists Candice Patrick and Dayshon Wagner and champions Stephanie Wiggins and Chelsea Selvey.

2015 Competition Results

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2015 2L Mock Trial Competition Champions: Chelsea Selvey & Stephanie Wiggins!

CONGRATULATIONS also to the Finalists: Candice Patrick & Dayshon Wagner! And to all of the 14 teams that competed this year!

THANK YOU to all who volunteered to be Jurors and Judges - we couldn't have done it without you.

THANK YOU also to all the competitors - it was a great competition, and you all did well.

Past MTC Results

  • 2014 - Champions:  Nick Atwood & Brian Cunningham
              Runners-up:  Andrea DeVinney & Kaitlin Hargate
  • 2013 - Champions:  Jesse Guth & Nicholas Perrone  
             Runners-up:  Kevin Borozan & Niklas Lofgren
  • 2012 - Champions:  Kelvin Kakazu & Matt Nagy  
             Runners-up:  Ryan Piechocinski & Sarmistha Banerjee
  • 2011 - Champions: Kristin Good & Bill Wojnarowski
             Runners-up: Valerie Goode & Sarah Adamski
  • 2010 - Champions: Brad Stewart & Kathryn Williams 
               Runners-up: Gerry Connor & Gabe Zunino
  • 2009 - Champions: Rory Patchin & Carrie Thompson
               Runners-up: Sergio De Stefanis & April Stancliff
  • 2008 - Champions: Bianca Camargo & Nenya Harris
               Runners-up: Beth Farmer & Kara Principe
  • 2007 - Champions: Heather Garay & Taylor Polachek
               Runners-up: Lindsay Hatzis & Desiree Matel-Anderson
  • 2006 - Champions: Kurtis Szymanski & Robert Zalud
               Runners-up: Sheila Amiry & Lauren Dwyer

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