Mahfouz Wins 'Mad Dog'
Congratulations to Chris Mahfouz, winner of the Mad Dog Mock Trial Competition. The runner-up was Matt Royall. Mahfouz took home a $3,000 prize, as well as an 18-inch bronze statuette of former PC Director Matt "Mad Dog" Dawson. Royall received a $1,000 prize.
2014 Moot Court Teams Selected
Members of the 2014 summer and fall moot court teams have been selected. Read the details here
New Law Review Members
The following students have become eligible for membership on the Baylor Law Review
as a result of their third-quarter cumulative grade-point average. New members should contact the editor-in-chief as soon as possible.
Mark W. Altman
Karren D. Bennett
Matthew J. Coolbaugh
Adam M. Dec
Carl Ray Qualls
Anyone who is now in the fourth, fifth, or sixth quarter, will be available for membership for at least three quarters (excluding the summer quarter), has taken a full load each quarter, and has a grade-point average equal to or greater than 3.46, is also eligible for Law Review
membership. If you believe that you qualify, please contact Professors Bates
Sutherland Cup Results
Congratulations to the team of Jack Hales, Kathlyn Hendrix and Lauren Jaynes, who advanced to the semis of the Sutherland Cup Moot Court Competition in Washington, D.C. The team also won the award for the Best Brief.
Child Welfare Competition Results
Congratulations to Grace Stafford, who was the second-best oralist following the preliminary rounds at the Child Welfare and Adoption Moot Court Competition. Tayler Nichols and Courtney Lewis narrowly missed advancing to the quarter-final round.
Immigration Clinic Needs Volunteers
Attention all second and third year students: Baylor Law's Spring DACA Immigration Clinic is scheduled for the first two weeks in April. If you are interested in volunteering at the clinic, please e-mail Neha Paymaster
as soon as you can. Student volunteers will be asked to volunteer for one evening, from approximately 6-10 p.m., to help DACA applicants complete their paperwork. Volunteers will also be required to attend a two-hour training session the week of March 24. If you have any questions about the DACA clinic, please e-mail Professor Laura Hernandez
Immigration Competition Results
Congratulations to the 2014 NYU Immigration Moot Court team for advancing to the Finals. Their excellent advocacy skills also led to Neha Paymaster earning the Best Advocate award for the competition. Maria de la Torre earned the fifth best advocate award.
Congratulations to the Winter 2014 Baylor Law School class. The newly minted Baylor Lawyers graduated on Feb. 8. Watch highlights
of the ceremony.
Congratulations to the students who have been selected for the Winter/Spring 2013-2014 mock trial and moot court teams. See the complete list here