Touro Law Center is pleased to announce a new national moot court competition in Law & Religion.
The semi-final and final rounds of the competition will take place at the Alfonse D'Amato Federal Courthouse, located directly across the street from Touro Law Center in Central Islip, NY.
Awards will be presented to individuals and teams for first and second place, for top three best briefs, and top six best oralists. Accommodations will be available within walking distance of the law school and the courthouse. Touro Law is located within an hour of New York City and the metropolitan airports.
United States District Court Judges and Magistrate Judges of the Eastern District of New York in Central Islip will be judging the semi-final rounds.
The finals bench will include:
Hon. Rick T. Haselton
Chief Judge, Oregon Court of Appeals
Hon. Kermit V. Lipez
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Hon. Loretta A. Preska
Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Hon. Patrick J. Schiltz
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
Hon. Richard C. Wesley
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
Law Schools interested in participating should contact Cristina Knorr, Moot Court Editor-in-Chief at email@example.com or by phone at (631) 761-7173 or Professor Heather Melniker, Faculty Director of Moot Court at firstname.lastname@example.org.