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Jack Wall Assists Duquesne University Law School Student Team with National Trial Competition Victory in Elite Category

4/20/2011

A team of Duquesne University law school students has won the National Championship at the prestigious National Student Trial Advocacy Competition.  Jack Wall, Duquesne Law School alumnus who is a shareholder in Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.’s Product Liability Group, served as one of the alumni assistants to the team.

The competition is sponsored by the American Association for Justice (AAJ). The event is touted as a “best of the best” competition and places the School of Law in the ranks of the best trial advocacy programs in the country. Among more than 225 teams, Duquesne was the only trial team to go undefeated throughout the competition.

The AAJ is the world’s largest association of trial advocates with more than 60,000 members worldwide. Its goals are to promote justice and fairness, to safeguard victim’s rights, and to strengthen the civil justice system through education and advocacy.