February 2013

NCVAN Certification Academy to be Held at Campbell Law

RALEIGH, N.C. – The North Carolina Victim Assistance Network’s (NCVAN) Victim Service Practitioner Certification Academy will be held at Campbell Law School next week, March 4-8. More than 35 participants from across the state will take part in the program, and Campbell Law students are allowed to attend at no charge.

Professor Sawchak to Serve on Panel of National ABA Webinar

RALEIGH, N.C. – Campbell Law Practitioner in Residence Matt Sawchak will speak on a national ABA Section of Antitrust Law webinar this Friday, March 1. The hour-long program will analyze the relationship between state –unfair trade practices” statutes and non-statutory business torts.

Campbell Law to Host Mock Trial State Championship

RALEIGH, N.C. – Campbell Law School will host the 21st Annual North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ) High School Mock Trial State Championship, March 1-2. Eight regional champions from around the state will compete for the state title, as well as the opportunity to represent North Carolina at the National High School Mock Trial Competition in Indianapolis, Ind., in May.

Campbell Law Advocacy Success Continues at UNC Craven Moot Court Competition

RALEIGH, N.C. – Campbell Law School’s Advocacy Program continued its successful spring semester last week at the UNC Craven Moot Court Competition. Three second-year students, Anna Barefoot, Katie Greene, and Chris Waivers, represented Campbell Law in the 24-team field. Campbell Law Practitioner in Residence Matt Sawchak was the head coach of the team.

Campbell Law Students Find Success at ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition

RALEIGH, N.C. – Two teams of students from Campbell Law School offered strong showings last weekend at the ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition for the Southeast Region at Washington & Lee Law School in Lexington, Va. The four competing second-year students were coached by Campbell Law Professor of Law Jean Cary.

Campbell Law Co-Hosts Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival Clinic

RALEIGH, N.C. – Campbell Law co-hosted a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) program clinic alongside Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice and the North Carolina Justice Center on Saturday, Feb. 16. The program included an overview of eligibility requirements, documentation issues, and the application progress. Attorneys from Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice assisted with a final review of documents to support DACA applicability, while members of the Campbell Law Hispanic Law Student Association assisted in initial intake and document evidentiary review.

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