Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst Moot Court competitions


On March 25th, advocates competed in the 2018 Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst Moot Court Competition. Each team completed a brief for the problem. Advocates, Alexa Naumovich and Alex Rahn, earned the highest brief score winning best brief in the competition.  Additionally, advocate Michael Creme was awarded best advocate of the competition.
 
Advancing to the final round, held on March 26th, were advocates Dallas Flick and Alen Samuel as petitioner and advocates Alex Cohen and Rebecca Neumann as respondent. The advocates argued before the Honorable Catharina Haynes, the Honorable Barbara Lynn, and the Honorable Jane Boyle. Advocates Alex Cohen and Rebecca Neumann were Champions of the round, winning the competition for the second year! Please join the BOA in congratulating these advocates on their hard work and success!
 
The BOA would like to thank all of our bailiffs and judges who helped make this competition a success. We would also like to thank the administration for its support of this competition. Special thanks to the Honorable Catharina Haynes, the Honorable Barbara Lynn, and the Honorable Jane Boyle for judging the final round. Finally, we would like to thank our sponsor Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst for its support of SMU Dedman School of Law and the Board of Advocates. 
 

Champion: Alex Cohen and Rebecca Neumann
Runner-Up: Dallas Flick and Alen Samuel
Best Advocate: Michael Creme
Best Brief: Alexa Naumovich and Alex Rahn


(from left to right: Judge Jane Boyle, Judge Barbara Lynn, Judge Catharina Haynes, Alex Cohen, and Rebecca Neumann)


(from left to right: Dallas Flick, Alen Samuel, Judge Jane Boyle, Judge Barbara Lynn, Judge Catharina Haynes, Alex Cohen, and Rebecca Neumann)


Michael Creme - Best Advocate


Alexa Naumovich and Alex Rahn - Best Brief