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Shared Governance at Detroit Mercy: Moot Court Committee

Moot Court Committee Members 2018-2019

Prof. Karen Henning, Chair

Prof. Julie St. John

Moot Court Committee Charges 2018-2019

Moot Court Committee

The Moot Court Committee advises the Moot Court Executive Board and Board of Advocates concerning both member selection and internal and external competitions, communicates with the faculty concerning matters of interest or concern, awards academic credit for moot court service, and recommends and develops initiatives that will strengthen the Moot Court program. To the extent necessary, the Committee work with others to develop the problems for internal competitions.

For 2018-19 the Committee will:

1. Grade, and enlist other faculty to assist in grading, the briefs for the Keenan Moot Court Competition and assist the Moot Court Board in the successful running of the Competition;

2. Work with the Executive Board to evaluate and recommend changes to the the Moot Court Board of Advocates Bylaws; and

3.  Evaluate and recommend to the faculty how to ensure Dual JD students may participate on the Moot Court Executive Board and still comply with the ABA residency requirements.