2016 - 2017 Moot Court Executive Board Members
Evan Holland ’17 is the Chairperson of the 2016-2017 Moot Court Board. Last year, Holland competed in the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition in Philadelphia as well as the Philadelphia Area Law School Scrimmage hosted by Temple University Beasley School of Law, where his team took second place. He spent his 2L summer working at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Washington, D.C. Holland graduated magna cum laude from the Creighton University Honors Program in 2014 with a BA in Political Science and Journalism. He is interested in litigation work.
Katelyn Leon ’17 is the 2016-2017 Co-Director of External Competitions. Leon was a quarterfinalist at the 56th Annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition. In 2016, she competed at the John J. Gibbons Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition at Seton Hall University, where she finished as a quarterfinalist. Leon graduated cum laude from the Catholic University of America with a BA in Politics. This past summer, she was a summer associate at Bennett, Bricklin & Salzburg LLC. Leon is interested in civil litigation.
Eugene Tsvilik ’17 is the 2016-2017 Co-Director of External Competitions. As a 2L, Tsvilik placed first in the 56th Annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition. In spring of 2016, he placed first among 22 teams and won Best Oral Advocate at the 17th Annual Herbert Wechsler National Criminal Law Moot Court Competition at SUNY Buffalo. Tsvilik is currently a certified legal intern at the Bucks County District Attorney's Office where he represents the Commonwealth during preliminary hearings. Tsvilik graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Temple University with a BA in History and worked for two years in IT consulting before entering law school. Tsvilik is interested in criminal and civil litigation.
Peter Reist ’17 is the 2016-2017 Reimels Competition Co-Administrator. During his 2L year, Reist competed in the ABA National Moot Court Competition and the first ever Philadelphia Area Law School Scrimmage hosted by Temple University Beasley School of Law, advancing to the final round. He served as an intern at the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office during his 2L summer. Reist is an alumni of Millersville University of Pennsylvania where he graduated magna cum laude in 2012. He hopes to focus on criminal law after graduation.
Kelly Weber ’17 is the 2016-2017 Reimels Competition Co-Administrator. Weber was a semifinalist in the 56th Annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition. She was also a quarterfinalist at the John J. Gibbons Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition in Newark, New Jersey. She spent her 2L summer at the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office in Hackensack, New Jersey. Weber is a 2014 graduate of the College of New Jersey and has a BA in English.
Lauren Mazzitelli ’17 is the 2016-2017 Director of Recruitment and Logistics. A 2014 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Mazzitelli competed in the Siegenthaler-Sutherland Cup National First Amendment Moot Court Competition last spring. This past summer, she was a Summer Associate at Hourigan, Kluger, & Quinn, PC, working primarily on medical malpractice cases. Upon graduation, Mazzitelli hopes to continue working in medical malpractice litigation in the Philadelphia area.
Gabrielle Kelerchian ’17 is the 2016-2017 Judicial Liaison & Alumni Coordinator. As a 2L, Kelerchian finished as a semifinalist in the 56th Annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition and also competed at the Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition at Brooklyn Law School. She graduated from La Salle University with a BA in History and Political Science. Kelerchian spent her 1L and 2L summers working at the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office and is interested in pursuing a career in criminal law.