UF trial teams garner high honors

first_img UF trial teams garner high honors The trial team at the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law won high honors in this year’s statewide trial team competitions.UF’s trial team won both first and second place in the Trial Lawyers Section’s Chester Bedell Mock Trial Competition in January. The winning team consisted of advocates Chris King and Paul Vicary, as well as witnesses Najah Gibson and Greg Edwards. Second place went to a team consisting of advocates Claudel Pressa and Loreal Belfon, as well as witnesses Chris Chestnut and Natalie Hanan. Chris King was also named Best Advocate at the competition.UF was also a contender at the American Trial Lawyer’s Association competition held in Miami in February. UF’s ATLA team, coached by attorney Lawrence Marraffino, advanced to the semi-final round of the competition. The team included defense advocates Eric Roberson and Katie Brinson and plaintiff advocates Suzannah Gilman and Michael Eatroff. May 15, 2005 Regular News UF trial teams garner high honorslast_img read more