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Hale Moot Court Honors Program

Current Competition

Participants of the 2017-2018 Hale Moot Court Honors Program are currently being selected. The 2017-2018 Competition Record will be made available at the start of the fall semester.

Past Competitions

Hale Moot Court Honors Program Champions

  • 1949: Philip F. Jones
  • 1950: Morris Sankary
  • 1951: Robert I. Weil
  • 1952: Donald C Mitchell
  • 1953: George M. Dell
  • 1954: Lillian Stevens Stegman
  • 1955: Lawrence H. Deutsch & Richard E. Hodge*
  • 1956: Harvey Fierstein
  • 1957: Dean R. Pic'l
  • 1958: H. Walter Croskey & J. Brin Schulman*
  • 1959: Ernest J. Schag, Jr. & Thomas L. Schechter*
  • 1960: Thomas E. Rubbert & Herbert B. Silver*
  • 1961: Charles B. McKesson & James S. White*
  • 1962: Norman S. Marshall & Walter P. Gribben*
  • 1963: Alan I. Widiss & John E. Hart*
  • 1964: Korman D. Ellis & Florence Bernstein*
  • 1965: Thomas H. Russel & Carl E. Stewart*
  • 1966: Jay Lillywhite & Dean Werner*
  • 1967: Raymond Fortner & Alice M Huber*
  • 1968: Stephen J. Herzberg & Roger S. Mertz*
  • 1969: Alan J. Hecht & Bruce E. Karatz*
  • 1970: Joseph E. Porter, III & Ross G. Swing*
  • 1971: Thomas C. Harney & Malbour Watson*
  • 1972: Robert E. Dye
  • 1973: Marjorie G. Fuller
  • 1974: Dennis A. Winston
  • 1975: Clifton Smith
  • 1976: Dolores Cordell
  • 1977: Lenny Pick
  • 1978: Pamela A. Ferrero
  • 1979: Margaret Hay
  • 1980: David Dick
  • 1981: Nancy Scull
  • 1982: Brett Dignam
  • 1983: Abraham V. Hutt
  • 1984: Mark Werksman
  • 1985: Kathryn F. Jones
  • 1986: Kerry Bensinger
  • 1987: Karen Frederiksen
  • 1988: Daniel Glenn & Karen Goldberg*
  • 1989: Amy Del Pero & Matthew Lester*
  • 1990: Kristen Pelletier
  • 1991: Sheri Flame
  • 1992: Elizabeth Atlee
  • 1993: Dawn Harrison
  • 1994: James Nguyen
  • 1995: Tanisha Woodson
  • 1996: Edward Weiman
  • 1997: Heather Hersh
  • 1998: Thomas Landers
  • 1999: Whitney Jones
  • 2000: Megan Starr
  • 2001: Jessica Kaplan
  • 2002: Denise Culver
  • 2003: Diidri Wells
  • 2004: Denica Anderson
  • 2005: Alexandra Campbell
  • 2006: Matthew Benedetto
  • 2007: Michelle Keogh
  • 2008: Matthew Larson
  • 2009: Sara Menz
  • 2010: Sam Alavi & Jennifer Farrell*
  • 2011: Drew Anderson
  • 2012: Megan Hopkins
  • 2013: Shaunt Kodaverdian
  • 2014: Janille Chambers Corbett
  • 2015: Mary Alice DiPietro
  • 2016: Patrick O'Connor
  • 2017: James Nikraftar

*Denotes Co-Champions

Past Competition Cases

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