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2014 Kaufman Competition


The Thirty-Ninth Annual Irving R. Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Moot Court Competition was held from March 28-30, 2014.  We are grateful to the competitors, judges, practitioners, and Fordham Law community for the event’s success.  The Final Round Panel included Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr., of the Supreme Court of the United States; Judge Paul J. Kelly, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; Judge Debra Ann Livingston, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; Judge Reena Raggi, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; and Judge Jane R. Roth, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

The Thirty-Ninth Annual Kaufman Competition was held from March 28-30, 2014.

Presiding over the Final Round was Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr., of the Supreme Court of the United States; Judge Paul J. Kelly, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; Judge Debra Ann Livingston, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; Judge Reena Raggi, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; and Judge Jane R. Roth, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

 


First row, from left to right:  Judge Debra Ann Livingston, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; Judge Paul Kelly, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; Colin Casey ’14, Editor-In-Chief; Tania Khatibifar ’14, Kaufman Editor; Justice Samuel Alito, Supreme Court of the United States; Stephen Della Fera ’14, Interschool Competitions Editor; Brittany Robbins ’14, Managing Editor; Judge Jane Roth, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; Judge Reena Raggi.
Middle and back rows: Fordham Moot Court Editorial Board.

Congratulations to the following winners of the 2014 competition:

First Place
Renee Kramer & Kyle Ohlenschlaeger
University of Miami School of Law


Second Place
Joy Backer, Charles Koech, & Corey Silva
Suffolk University Law School

Best Oralist
John Atkins
Southern Methodist University--Dedman School of Law

Second Place Oralist
Kerry Kleiman
University of Nevada at Las Vegas--William S. Boyd School of Law

Best Brief
Daniel Colbert, Victor Lee, & Paul Sarlo
Georgetown University Law Center

Second Place Brief
Joy Backer, Charles Koech, & Corey Silva
Suffolk University Law School


If you have any questions regarding the 2014 Kaufman Competition, please contact Katherine Lovejoy, Kaufman Editor via email at KaufmanMC@law.fordham.edu