The 60th Annual Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition is set to begin with preliminary rounds on November 11-14. The quarterfinal round will take place on Monday, November 18, with the semifinal round on Tuesday, November 19.
The final round of the competition will take place on Thursday, November 21 at 5:00 p.m. in the Martin G. McGuinn '67 Ceremonial Courtroom (Room 201) at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law. This event is open to the public.
The Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition is an annual intra-school tournament and a hallowed tradition at Villanova Law. Named in honor of the late Theodore L. Reimel, Judge for the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas from 1953 to 1973, the competition is designed to foster student development in written and oral advocacy through simulated appellate argument.
This year's judges who will preside over the final round are:
The Honorable Barry T. Albin
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of New Jersey
The Honorable Susan P. Gantman ’77
President Judge Emeritus of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania
The Honorable Marjorie O. Rendell ’73
Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit