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Mikéla Almeida is a third-year law student from Providence, Rhode Island. She is the current President of the Moot Court Board.

During her law school summers, Mikéla has interned at the Middlesex Superior Court for the Honorable Dennis J. Curran in the Civil Division and, most recently,...



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Posted by Mikéla Almeida
11/24/2015 at 05:25 PM
The Esther Clark Moot Court Competition is an intra-school appellate advocacy competition for new Moot Court Board members. Every fall brings an intense and engaging event – not only for the competitors and Board members, but also for the RWU Law administration, faculty, and legal community members who attend and participate in Esther Clark oral arguments. This year, fifteen competitors individually prepared an appellate brief and conducted oral arguments before panels of local attorneys and judges. Because RWU Law has a wonderful and close-knit relationship with the Rhode Island legal...