Monthly Archives: October 2014

Tucker Kraght and Derek Nelson Northwest Regional Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition Champs

CONGRATULATIONS to Tucker Kraght and Derek Nelson for winning FIRST place in the NW Regionals for the Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition. They move on to the nationals in Scottsdale, AZ.

The competition was fierce, with schools from several states competing.  Willamette managed to advance in to the semi-finals, after the preliminaries.

They defeated the top seed from UC Hastings in the semi-finals. They then, faced a strong Seattle University team in the final and came out victorious. They showed true perseverance, and fought the whole way to the top.

Congratulations to Tucker and Derek for their hard work, dedication, and excellent performance. They have made OAPABA truly proud.

Congratulations also to Samrach Sar and Tucker Kraght (Willamette University Law School) for successfully organizing and hosting the 1st NW Regional Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition in Oregon!