University of Memphis Duberstein Moot Court Team
Wins the Hon. Lloyd D. George Bankruptcy Competition
The University of Memphis Duberstein Moot Court Team recently competed and won the
Hon. Lloyd D. George Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition held at the University of Nevada
Las Vegas's Boyd School of Law. Memphis proved the best out of 8 teams topping schools
including UNLV, the University of Idaho, Whittier School of Law, and Seattle University.
Members of the team are Whitney Manning, Ross Smith, Brad Reasonover, Megan Warden,
Robbie Reid, & Max Klein. Whitney Manning was named Best Oral Advocate, joining Ross
Smith and Brad Reasonover on the first place team. This competition served as a regional
preparation for the national competition to be held in New York City from March 1-3, 2014.
The national competition is jointly sponsored by St. John’s School of Law and the
American Bankruptcy Institute and is comprised of approximately 65 teams from around
The University of Memphis Duberstein teams are sponsored by the Bankruptcy Section
of the Memphis Bar Association. The team would like to thank the many active judges
and attorneys that graciously donate their time and skills helping the teams practice
for both the regional and national competitions. The team would also like to thank
Coaches Mark Wright, Adam Langley and Hank Shelton.