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National Quarter-Finalist MC Law Wins Runner-Up Best Overall Speaker at the Andrews Kurth National Moot Court Championship in Houston


Jan 2012-MC Law Moot Court Board team Betsy Turley and Trey Clark placed national quarter-finalists at the Andrews Kurth National Moot Court Championship, with Betsy Turley winning runner-up Best Overall Speaker.  Only the top sixteen teams in the nation were invited to participate in the Championship, which took place this past weekend in Houston.  MC Law defeated Chicago Kent, Seton Hall, Texas Tech, and UC Hastings to progress past the preliminary round.  The team was coached by Jackson attorney Michael Bentley of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings.  MC Law student member Josiah Burns assisted with writing the brief.