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Advanced Negotiations – Final Round – Pictures

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2015-2016 Tech Law Advocacy Wins!

With more than 35 International, National, and Regional Advocacy Championship titles and counting, here are Tech Law’s 2015-2016 wins:   Southwest Mock Trial Competition, National Champions (2016) Rasha Abu-Zeyadeh (2L), Kimberly Elmazi (2L), Cole Lenard (2L), and Deontae Wherry (2L) _________________________________________ ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition, Regional Champions & Best…

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Board of Barristers Presents “The Prof-Off”!

Professors Dustin Benham and Rob Sherwin will face off in a “no-holds barred” mock trial on Friday, September 25 in the Don Hunt Courtroom. Ticket Information General Admission: $10 (SOLD OUT) General admission gets you to (a) a seat in the lower or upper level of the Hunt Courtroom; and (b) one…

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A Message from the Director of Communications

Welcome back! I know I speak for the entire board when I say that we are excited for the upcoming semester. The spring will provide 1Ls with opportunities to compete in Mock trial and Moot court. We sincerely hope if you are interested in competing you will do so even…

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A Message from the Director of Special Events

Wow! What an eventful semester it has been for the Board of Barristers and Texas Tech School of Law’s Advocacy Department in general. After hosting four successful final rounds in Advanced Negotiations, Advanced Mock Trial, Advanced Moot Court, and 1L Negotiations, I can say that the talent we have at…

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A Message from the Chairman of the Board

Competitors,We have reached the end of advocacy for the Fall semester, and I have been unbelievably impressed with what I have seen.  Judges, coaches, and professors alike have raved about the talent that we have at this school, and for good reason.  If you apply the same zealousy to finals…

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A Message from the Vice Chair of Appellate Advocacy

Last week was a very exciting time for me as well as the entire Board of Barristers. We hosted our first of three moot court competitions of the year. The competition was amazing from start to finish. It began on Sunday with 25 teams and finished Friday with two very…

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A Message From the Director of Coaching

Hello competitors! On behalf of the entire Board of Barristers, I’d like to start by extending a congratulations to all who competed in any of the competitions this semester. All four of the competitions went extremely well, and we are very thankful for your dedicated involvement. We know that your…

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A Message from the Director of Public Relations

As we begin the first of the three first-year advocacy competitions, I would encourage first and second years to seek out a mentor among the ranks of the Board of Barristers. Coming to law school, I did not have any desire to be a litigator. As strange as it seems now,…

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A Message from the Director of Written Advocacy

With the semester now in full swing, I hope that you are all enjoying your classes and finding your place in the law school community. The Board of Barristers has been working hard to create quality competition problems for the coming year and ensure that your experiences in each of…

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