Each year the competition has improved and expanded, and 2007 was no exception. The Moot Court was held March 9-10, 2007, with Justice Anne Burke, Justice Sue Myerscough, and Justice William Holdridge serving on the final panel, which was held at the State of Illinois Building.
The following individuals also served as judges during this year’s Moot Court proceedings:
The competition’s winner, the team of Lubna El-Gendi, Lauren Lukoff, and Maren Solberg from Chicago-Kent Law School, also won the award for Best Brief. Southern Illinois University’s Joe Roark won Best Oral Argument. The winning team received a monetary scholarship of $500, and two $250 scholarships for Best Brief and Best Oral Argument were also awarded.
This year the Association waived its entry fee for the competition and expanded the number of schools invited, which resulted in seven teams competing. They were:
Photos by Chris Ocken/Ocken Photography.
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