Past Competitions

2013

Hypothetical Case

Case of Serafina Conejo Gallo and Adriana Timor v. Elizabetia

Hypothetical Clarification
Questions & Answers

Q&A 2013

Bench Memorandum

2013 Bench Memorandum

First Place

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Departamento de Direito
Names: Bernardo Kaiser & Paulo Henrique Tavares

Second Place

Universidad De San Martin de Porres - Facultad de Derecho
Names: Alexandra Cabrera Sánchez & Apodemio Paul Salcedo Paulino

Best Orator for the State

Award Orator Team University
Best Orator in Spanish Juliana Maria Novoa Hernandez 238 Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Bogotá
Best Orator in Portuguese Bernardo Kaiser 273 Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Departamento de Direito
Best Orator in English Joëlle Blais  206 Université du Québec à Montréal
Best Orator for the Victim
Award Orator Team University
Best Orator in Spanish Valentina Varela 142 Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali
Best Orator in Portuguese

Isabela Rodrigues

173 Universidade Federal do Pará
Best Orator in English Stephanie Ewbank 102 University of the West Indies, Cave Hill

Best Memorial for the Representatives of the State

Award University Team
Best Memorial in Spanish Universidad de los Andes (Colombia) 247
Best Memorial in Portuguese Universidade Federal da Paraíba - Faculdade de Direito  272
Best Memorial in English University of San Diego School of Law 209
Best Memorial for the Representatives of the Victims
Award University Team
Best Memorial in Spanish Universidad De San Martin de Porres - Facultad de Derecho 153
Best Memorial in Portuguese Faculdade de Direito da Fundação Escola Superior do Ministério Público 174
Best Memorial in English University of the West Indies, Cave Hill 102

Scores

2013 Scores

 


 

Year

Hypothetical Case

Hypothetical Clarification

Questions & Answers

Bench Memorandum

First Place

Second Place

Winning Memorial(s)*

Best Orator(s)*

2012 The Chupanky Community et al v. La Atlantis Q&A 2012 2012 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Marista de Merida A.C.


Montserrat Peniche Hijuelos and Maria Fernanda Fitzmaurice Cahluni

Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario


Natalia Suárez Sánchez and Natalia Mora-Arbelaez

Best Memorial for the State in English: University of San Diego

Best Memorial for the State in Spanish: Universidad Veracruzana

Best Memorial for the state in Portugese: Universidad Federal de Minas Gerais

Best Memorial for the Victims in English: Universiteit Gent

Best Memorial for the Victims in Spanish: Universidad Pontifica Boliviariana

Best Memorial for the Victims in Portugese: Universidade de São Paulo

Best Orator for the State in English: Gabriel Zalazar (University of Lucerne)

Best Orator for the State in Spanish: Maria Fernanda Fitzmaurice Cahluni (Universidad Marista de Merida A.C.)

Best Orator for the State in Portugese: Moacyr Miguel de Oliveira (Centro Universitário Toledo)

Best Orator for the Victim in English: Alexandra Bioc (West University of Timisoara)

Best Orator for the Victim in Spanish: Diana Marcela Torres Rojas (UNIVERSIDAD LIBRE, SECCIONAL BOGOTÁ)

Best Orator for the Victim in Portugese: João Victor Mendes de Oliveira (Faculdades Integradas Antônio Eufrásio de Toledo - Presidente Prudente)

2011 Richardson, Unzué et al. v. Juvenlandia Q&A 2011 2011 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Católica Andrés Bello

Rolando Ignacio Seijas and Manuel Andrés Casas

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Argentina

Karina Graciela Carpintero and Belen Eliana Donzelli

Best Memorial for the State in English: Université de Québec à Montréal

Best Memorial for the State in Spanish: Universidad Politécnica de Nicaragua (UPOLI)

Best Memorial for the State in Portuguese: Centro Universitário Newton Paiva

Best Memorial for the Victims in English: The John Marshall Law School

Best Memorial for the Victims in Spanish: Universidad Capitan General Gerardo Barrios

Best Memorial for the Victims in Portuguese: Universidade de Região de Joinville--Univille

Best Orator in English: Sarah Whitton Corstange (University of Maryland School of Law)

Best Orator in Spanish: Ianiv Garfunkel (Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Buenos Aires)

Best Orator in Portuguese: Thiago Nascimento dos Reis (Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo)

2010 Radical Radio et al. v. Chirilagua Hypothetical Q&A 2010 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Diego Portales

Valentina Maturana & Sylvana Mariangel

Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo

Freddy Elias Cabrera & José Angel Alcántara

Best Memorial in English: Western State University College of Law

Best Memorial in Spanish: Universidad Nacional del Sur

Best Memorial in Portuguese: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Best Orator in English: Veronica Yuspraikh Aragon (Loyola Law School Los Angeles )

Best Orator in Spanish: Karina Andrea Dubinsky (Universidad de Buenos Aires )

Best Orator in Portuguese: Andréa Bandeira de Melo Schettini (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro)

Best Bilingual Orator: Karina Andrea Dubinsky (Universidad de Buenos Aires )

2009

Rosalie Fournier and Bruno Tamba v. Tynalandia Hypo Q & A 2009 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Veracruzana (Mexico)

Luis Eliud Tapia Olivares & Gabriela Carreón Lee

Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (Venezuela)

Eduardo Trujillo & Manuel Polanco H.

University of the West Indies - Faculty of Law (Western Caribbean Team)

Kamille Adair & Allia Leith

René Gayle

University of the West Indies - Faculty of Law
(Eastern Caribbean Team)

2008 Arizmendi et al. v. Chuqui Hypo Q & A 2008 Bench Memorandum

Universidad San Martin de Porres (Peru)

Hugo Torres Armas & Jenny Isabel Vento Curi

Universidad de la Sabana Facultad de Derecho (Colombia)

María del Pilar Gutierrez & Jose Emilio Lemus Mesa

American University Washington College of Law

Neil Pandey-Jorrin & Sabrina Jawed

Alecia Johns

University of the West Indies - Faculty of Law
(Western Caribbean Team)

2007 Rosa Luna v. Republic of Azar Hypo Q & A 2007 Bench Memorandum Universidad Nacional de Cuyo (Argentina)
Romina Laura Ronda & Analía Laura Zanessi
Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario (Colombia)
Ana Maria Navarrete Frias & Carlos Mauricio Lopez Cardenas

Howard University School of Law

Amanda M. Igbani & Lynettra D. Artis

Erin Overturf

Washington College of Law

2006 Juana Olin vs. Iberoland Hypo Q & A 2006 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Nacional de Cuyo (Argentina)


Andrés Javier Rousset Siri & Daniel Enrique Rodríguez Infante

Universidad de los Andes (Colombia)


Alejandro Jiménez & Polonia Forero

Thomas Jefferson School of Law (USA)

Christie Edwards & Michael Lee

Prince Waite

University of the West Indies

2005 Blanco and others vs. Republic of Belor Hypo Q&A 2005 Bench Memorandum

Pontificia Universidad Javariana

Alberto Mario Páez Bastidas & María Alejandra Brijaldo Acosta

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Daniel Lopes Cerqueira & Fabrício Araújo Prado

Hamline University School of Law

Katie J. Thoenness & Rebecca L. Woltjers

Radia Turay

Syracuse University College of Law

2004 CINE, FELANUMA et al vs. State of Esmeralda Hypo Q&A 2004 Bench Memorandum

University of West Indies

Ky-Ann Lee & Conway Blake

Universidad de los Andes

María José Veramendi Villa & Paula Andrea Avila Guillén

Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Abbey Jean Noel & James Fife

Conway Blake

University of West Indies

2003 Valencia et al vs. Liberté Hypo Q&A 2003 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Externado de Colombia

Nicolás Carrillo Santarelli & Manuel Yasser Paez Ramirez

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

Mónica Inés Hernández Gómez & Juana Inés Acosta López

Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Veda Tavakkoly & Erin Schaad


University of West Indies #1

Westmin James & Maurice Tomlinson

Dale Staple

University of West Indies #2

2002 Williams et al vs. State of Buenaventura Hypo Q&A 2002 Bench Memorandum Universidad Nacional de Colombia Universidad La Salle, AC

American University Washington College of Law

Megan Hagler & Francisco Rivera


University of West Indies #2

Natasha Kelshell & John Heath

Natasha Kelshall

University of West Indies #2

2001 Pagura Workers' Union et al vs. Alta Caledonia Hypo Q&A 2001 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Facultad de Derecho, Ciencias Políticas y Sociales

Jomary Liz Ortegón Osorio & Oscar Javier Parra Vera

Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Facultad de Jurisprudencia

Oswaldo Zavala-Giler & Xavier Flores Aguirre

Gonzaga University

Rondi Thorp & Jodi Thorp


Hamline University

Jennifer Stanfield & Terja Bouvin

Jennifer Stanfield

Hamline University

2000 Victoria Riel Guevara et al vs. Alboria Hypo Q&A  

Universidad Externado de Colombia

Julia María Rubiano de la Cruz & Carolina Duque Torres

Universidad Nacional de Tucumán

Valentina García Salemi & Fernanda Doz Costa

N/A N/A
1999 Alejandro Pérez ("Alejandro Mayta") vs. the Republic of Miranda Hypo Q&A 1999 Bench Memorandum

Universidad Nacional de Tucumán

Anibal Anaquin & Vanessa Isabel Lucero

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Vanesa Gabriela Borgoña & Julio Bacio Terracino

Northwestern University

Michael Jason Cunningham & Monica Llorente

N/A
1998 Rómulo Estrada vs. Ithaka Hypo Q&A 1998 Bench Memorandum

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Leonardo G. Filippini & Maria Cecilia Piñeiro

University of Florida College of Law

Rusten Hurd & Cynthia Lee

N/A

Wendy Cuellar

Université du Québec à Montréal

1997 Cecilia Herold et al vs. Pacifica Hypo Q&A  

Universidad Nacional de Tucumán

Maria Elisa Gallo & Aldo Federico Caliari

Universidad Nacional de la Plata

Mria Isabel Racciardi & Pablo Trevisan

Northeastern University

Angelina Castro & Susana SáCouto


Washington College of Law

Michelle Domke & Alexandra Wisotsky

 
1996 Sybille Olivera vs. Marelle Hypo Q&A  

Universidad Diego Portales

Nicolas Espejo Yaksic & Alvaro Jana Linetzky

University of Maryland

Mike Stoghill & Fernando Carpio


Hamline University

Colleen Beebe & Claudia Saavedra

   


* The awards were not distributed in the same way each year. In English unless otherwise noted (Best Orators and Memorials in Spanish and Portuguese for years prior to 2010 are listed on the awards page of each respective language).