HGD held the official awards presentation today for the 6th Annual “In Summation” Closing Argument Competition in the Stephen D. Heninger Moot Court Room. Tim Davis, Erik Heninger, Drew Haskins – all attorneys, along with Tzena Gauldin, Firm Administrator, presented each winner with an awards plaque and a cash prize. Ray Foushee, a 3L at Birmingham School of Law, won first place in the competition. Glen McCord, a 3L from Birmingham School of Law, took home the second place, and Malia Tartt, a 2L from BSL, won third place.
Held in the Stephen D. Heninger Moot Court Room at the downtown Birmingham office, the original field of competitors was narrowed down to a top six who paired off in the final rounds last week. The jury was comprised of HGD attorneys and staff, and HGD attorney Drew Haskins presided over the competition as the judge.
HGD holds this competition for local law school students to help promote advocacy and reward those law students for advancing their advocacy skills. Congratulations to the winners and all the law students who participated in this competition.