Category Archives: Student

Richard and Smith Win Fall 2015 Opening Statement Competition

Congratulations to Alaina Richard and Harrison Smith, winners of the fall 2015 Opening Statement Competition. The Opening Statement Competition is an intra-school competition exclusively for second-year students. It is designed as an introduction to trial advocacy skills for second-year students interested in participating in LSU’s Flory Trial Competitions and various external traveling competition teams. Thank […]

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18 Students Nominated for Membership in Wex Malone Inn of Court

Congratulations to the following students who were recently nominated for membership in the Wex Malone Inn of Court based on their performance during the LSU Law Center’s annual Trial Advocacy Program: Gabrielle R. Alessi-Friedlander Kristen D. Amond George P. Bonvillain, Jr. Cristina T. Capello Reyna N. Lubin Peter S. Martin Kristen E. Meeks Contessa T. […]

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LSU Law Students Give More Than 500 Hours to Local Agencies through Fall Day of Service

LSU Law students and faculty gave more than 500 hours of community service to Baton Rouge agencies during the Public Interest Law Society’s Fall Day of Service on Saturday, August 29.

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Mark your calendars! Fall 2015 Advocacy Skills Lunch Workshops

Are you a 2L or 3L who wants to learn more about opening statements, expert witnesses, or Moot Court tryouts? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then mark your calendars for the fall 2015 Advocacy Skills Lunch Workshops. Designed to give 2L and 3L students exposure to a number of different courtroom skills, these workshops will complement participation in the many internal competitions offered at LSU Law, and also to assist students in developing skills that may be assessed in the Advocacy Programs’ moot court and trial advocacy team tryouts. No experience in courtroom practice is necessary to participate!

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LSU Law Welcomes Class of 2018

LSU President F. King Alexander welcomed the LSU Law Class of 2018 to campus on Thursday, August 14. The class of 172 students is the first class to enter LSU Law under the realigned structure with the main campus.

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Corbett and Joseph Appointed Interim Co-Deans of LSU Law Center

William “Bill” Corbett and Cheney Joseph, Jr., have been appointed interim co-deans of the LSU Law Center, effective August 17, 2015.

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Learn by Doing: 2015 Trial Advocacy Program

Over 170 third-year LSU Law students will “learn by doing” at the Law Center’s annual Trial Advocacy program that begins today. From cross examination to voir dire jury selection, students will role play and receive critiques from some of the nation’s leading experts in courtroom practices during the intensive three day program held at the Law Center, August 10-12.

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Clare Sanchez (’16) Elected Student Member of LSU Board of Supervisors

Third-year LSU Law Student and SBA Executive President Clare Sanchez (’16) will serve a one-year term as the new student member of the LSU Board of Supervisors.

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Junior Associates Named to LSU Journal of Energy Law & Resources Volume 4

The LSU Journal of Energy Law & Resources Board of Editors is pleased to announce the Junior Associate Class of Volume 4: William Baay Samantha Babin Trenton Ball Chanse Barnes Jami Becnel James Carroll Megan Daily Lindsay Elliot-Smith John Graf Kourtney Kech Alex Mouhot John Nickel Christopher Ortte Andrew Rabalais Sara Richard Bret Sparks Ryan Telep Brandon Verret Tyler White Brock Wimberley The JELR is […]

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Junior Associates Named to Louisiana Law Review Volume 76

Congratulations to the following law students who have been named Junior Associates to Volume 76 of the Louisiana Law Review: Leah Canaday Steven Cheatham Jared Clark Garrett Cook Katherine Cook Dustin Cooper Eric Harper Katilyn Hollowell Alex Hotard Shannon Jaeckel Ryan King Gus Laggner Gabriel Loupe Cody Miller Cameron Miller Jolene Neuman Julien Petit Henry […]

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