Left to right: Cheryl Milne, Winston Gee, Geetha Philipupillai, Madam Justice Freda M. Steel of the Manitoba Court of Appeal, Madam Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada, Justice Harvey M. Groberman of the Court of Appeal of British Columbia, Sarah Bittman, Giorgio Traini and Joseph Cheng

The Wilson Moot 2017

The Wilson Moot 2017 will take place on Friday and Saturday, February 24 and 25, 2017 at the Federal Court facilities in downtown Toronto.

Congratulations to the University of Toronto: Winner of the Wilson Moot 2016

The University of Toronto is the overall winner of the Wilson Moot 2016. Team members included Sarah Bittman, Winston Gee, Geetha Philipupillai and Giorgio Traini, who competed successfully against 11 other participating law schools. The preliminary rounds took place in Toronto on February 19 and 20, 2016 and the final moot between the top two teams from the University of Toronto and Osgoode Hall Law School was held on Saturday afternoon. Queen’s University placed third in the overall standings.

The bench for the final round included the Honourable Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada, the Honourable Justice Freda M. Steel of the Manitoba Court of Appeal and the Honourable Justice Harvey M. Groberman of the Court of Appeal of British Columbia.

The prizes for best written argument were awarded to the University of Toronto followed by the University of Ottawa and University of Victoria.

The top oralist was Adam Cembrowski of the University of Alberta. Andrew Choat of Queens University placed second, and Jason Harley of the University of Alberta placed third.

Photos of all the award winners are located on the Past Winners page.

Congratulations and thanks to all participants and volunteers that worked to make this year’s moot a success.

Sponsors

The Wilson Moot 2016 would not have been possible without the generous contributions from the following firms:

Host Sponsor

Premium Sponsors

    Bennett Jones
  Awards Dinner Sponsor   Awards Dinner Reception Sponsor

General Sponsors


Carswell Cavalluzzo Hayes
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