UCI Law Students Face Off Before Appellate Judges in Jan. 30 Experian/Jones Day Moot Court Finals


What: UC Irvine School of Law presents the final round of its 2016-17 Experian/Jones Day Moot Court Competition. Before a panel of three federal appellate judges, two student finalists will argue a case involving whether the death penalty in California is Constitutional.

WHEN: Monday, January 30, 2017, 3:30–5:00 p.m. Reception to follow.

WHERE: UCI Student Center, Crystal Cove Auditorium. Parking at Student Center parking structure (Directions)

WHO: Second-year students Sarah Dawley (Petitioner) and Jack Day (Respondent) will argue before a distinguished panel of judges:

  • Hon. Andre Davis, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
  • Hon. Beverly Martin, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
  • Hon. Richard Paez, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit

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Media planning to attend the event should contact:

Colleen Taricani

Assistant Dean for Communications
Phone: (949) 824-3063
Email address: ctaricani@law.uci.edu

Ryne Hodkowski

Public Relations Manager
Phone: (949) 824-0385
Email address: rhodkowski@law.uci.edu

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