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Executive Board
Hale Moot Court Honors Program

Chair

Administrative Vice Chair

Advocacy Vice Chair

Topic Editors

Editors

Executive Board Responsibilities

Chair

The Chair oversees all aspects of the Program, including the development of the competition record, scoring participants' briefs, and working closely with the Faculty Advisor. The Chair is also in charge of coordinating work among the rest of the board members.

Administrative Chair

The Administrative Chair is responsible for the procedural aspects of the Program. His/her chief responsibility is securing judges for all rounds, but other duties include creating the oral argument schedule and scheduling Program events. He/she works in conjunction with the Advocacy Chair for all other administrative aspects of the Program.

Advocacy Chair

The Advocacy Chair serves as the central reference point for questions regarding the competition case, grades the blue-booking and technical portions of the competition briefs, and updates the Program's website. He/she works in conjunction with the Administrative Chair for all other administrative aspects of the Program. He/she is also primarily responsible for the coordination of the First Year Qualifying Program.

Topic Editors

The primary responsibility of the two Topic Editors is to develop the competition case and write the Record and the Bench Brief. During the fall, each Topic Editor serves as an expert on his/her topic, assisting participants in the brief writing process and in preparation for oral arguments.

Editors

During the summer, the Editors assist the Topic Editors in selecting, developing, and researching the competition case issues. The Editors meet one-on-one with participants to help craft their arguments for both the briefs and the oral arguments, and also score the final competition briefs.

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