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Stetson team wins Mercer Law School's first ethics, professionalism moot court competition

MACON - Mercer Law School held the nation's first moot court competition in legal ethics and professionalism this past weekend, and Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Fla., was crowned its 2010 winner. The second-place winner was Liberty University School of Law in Lynchburg, Va., and a member of Florida Coastal School of Law captured best oralist.

Mercer Law holds nation’s first moot court competition in legal ethics and professionalism

MACON - Mercer Law School is hosting the nation’s first moot court competition in legal ethics and professionalism on Nov. 12-13. Sixteen teams from law schools across the country are scheduled to compete in the competition. The moot court competition builds upon Mercer Law’s national leadership in legal ethics and professionalism.

Princeton Review Names Mercer Law, Business Schools Among America’s Best Graduate Programs

MACON/ ATLANTA — The Princeton Review has again named Mercer University’s law and business programs among the nation’s best, announcing this week that the Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics was listed in its guidebook, Best 300 Business Schools: 2011 Edition, and that the Walter F. George School of Law was listed in Best 172 Law Schools: 2011 Edition.

Results of Milani Writing Competition announced

MACON - Emily Alise Prifogle and Tracy Tefertiller, both students at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, are the winners of this year’s Adam A. Milani Disability Law Writing Competition. The Adam A. Milani Disability Law Writing Competition is a national disability law writing competition sponsored by Mercer University School of Law and the ABA Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law. The competition honors the work of the late Professor Adam Milani, a passionate advocate for disability rights, an accomplished legal scholar, and a beloved faculty member at Mercer Law School.

Congratulations to these fine legal writers.

Benefit walk for kids with cancer hosted at Mercer Law School

MACON – Mercer Law School is the host location for the Childhood Cancer Awareness Walk this Saturday. The event – sponsored by Joshua’s Wish, a local not-for-profit organization founded by longtime Mercer Law School library employee Labrina Solomon – is designed to raise research funds for children suffering from pediatric brain tumors. Solomon’s son, Joshua, died last year of brain cancer at the age of 5.


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Three members of the 12-member Georgia Court of Appeals are Mercer Law alumni.