Baylor University School of Law Wins ABIs 14th Annual Moot Court Competition
Baylor University School of Law Wins ABI’s 14th Annual Moot Court Competition
MARCH 22, 2006,
The ABI Endowment
Fund provided the first-place winners with $5,000 and the second-place
team with a $3,000 prize.
lawyers and judges helped judge the event, which included eight rounds
of arguments. The final-round judges were Judge Thomas Ambro (U.S. Court
of Appeals, Third Circuit), Judge Stuart M. Bernstein (Chief Bankruptcy
Judge, S.D.N.Y), Judge Melanie Cyganowski (Chief Bankruptcy Judge,
E.D.N.Y.), Judge Edith Hollan Jones (
This year’s event also commemorated the late Chief Judge Duberstein’s lifelong contributions to the bankruptcy system during a special tribute at the Gala Awards Banquet on March 20.
Further information on the 14th Annual Chief Judge Conrad B. Duberstein National Bankruptcy Memorial Moot Court Competition, as well as information on previous winners, can be found at http://www.abiworld.org/moot/details.html.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary, nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related to insolvency. ABI was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes more than 11,000 attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround specialists and other bankruptcy professionals providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on ABI, visit www.abiworld.org. For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.