Please join the College of Law on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in the Great Hall to watch the final round of the ASU – UA Jenckes Cup Closing Argument Competition. This year, ASU will be ably represented by the 2015 ASU Jenckes Competition winners Jacob Lervold & Andrew Alvarado.. Their coaches are alumns Chris Doran and James Cool.
The Jenckes Cup Competition is an annual competition between the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU and the James E. Rogers College of Law at U of A. Students prepare and present a closing argument based on a closed case file. During the intra-school competition, two winners and two alternates are selected. The winners then go on to compete against a team from the University of Arizona for the coveted Jenckes Cup. The competition is sponsored by the American College of Trial Attorneys.