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SWUFE Law Jessup Team Won Second Prize in Competition

Author:admin time:2014-08-28 22:26:40


    SWUFE Law Jessup Team won the Second Prize in the 12th Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition held successfully in the East University of Politics and Law , in Shanghai, from Feb. 19th to 22nd, 2014. 

    Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition is a professional legal competition sponsored by American “International Law Students Association”, which is known as “Olympic Games” in international law. China has participated in the competition since 2002, with the biggest scale in this year, attracting forty teams from first-level universities around China, including Renmin University of China, Xiamen University, and the rest. 

    The SWUFE Law Jessup Team, led by Instructor Lei Yun and Instructor Wang Lei, consists of four members. Under the guidance and advice from the two instructors and the tough training for three months, the team members overcame the language obstacles, and showed the mastered performance when competed with Renmin University of China, Wuhan University and the University of International Business and Economics. In addition, the capacities of the members in language, competition, knowledge of law and proceedings have been improved greatly. Although our Jessup Team lost the opportunity to participate in the quarter-final by a very narrow margin, their excellent and confident performance impressed the judges deeply.

    Through participating in such kinds of international competitions, our Jessup Team has accumulated prescious experiences, broadened the horizon, exercised the capacity to execute legal affairs, and laid a solid foundation for future participation in international competitions.