LSU Law Wins Second Place Overall and Sweeps Individual Awards

Two teams from the LSU Law Center participated in the Judge John R. Brown Admiralty Competition held in Charleston, South Carolina on March 26-28, 2009. The team of Peyton Lambert, Linda Millhollon and Courtney Bryan finished Second Place in the competition which began with 25 teams. The team of David Borghardt, Megan Rawle Stafford, and Katherine Lee also had an amazing performance, winning the oral argument component of every round in which they competed.
In addition to winning the “Phelps Dunbar Finalist” award for making it to the Championship Round, LSU Law students won the top three individual awards given at the competition.  Peyton Lambert won the award for Outstanding Oral Advocate of the Competition and Outstanding Oral Advocate of the Championship Round. David Borghardt won the award for the first runner-up as the Outstanding Oral Advocate of the Competition.