RALEIGH, N.C. - Campbell Law School’s Career Center and Women in Law combined to host a judicial forum on Monday, March 18. The informative panel discussion and networking reception featured seven members of the North Carolina judiciary.
Panel participants included:
Associate Justice Robin Hudson (North Carolina Supreme Court)
Judge Wanda Bryant (North Carolina Court of Appeals)
Judge Ann Marie Calabria (North Carolina Court of Appeals)
Judge Linda Stephens (North Carolina Court of Appeals)
Judge Margaret Eagles (Wake County District Court)
Judge Deborah Sesser (Wake County District Court)
Judge Christine Walczyk (Wake County District Court)
“Campbell Law is fortunate to have so many esteemed members of the local legal community, especially members of our state judiciary, that are eager to share in their experiences and provide insight to our students,” said Campbell Law Career Center Director Julie Beavers. “Our students appreciate the opportunity to meet and learn from these professionals, and we are thankful to be in a position to offer opportunities like this annually.”
Each distinguished participant provided the audience with a brief introduction, sharing their career path to the bench as well as an overview of their judicial branch. The panel also offered a collective list of “best practices” for new lawyers appearing before judges, as well as an overview of the state clerkship selection process. Campbell Law students were provided the opportunity to pose questions relevant to opportunities inside chambers.
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Since its founding in 1976, the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. The school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 3,400 alumni, including more than 2,400 who reside and work in North Carolina. For 26 years, Campbell Law’s overall record of success on the North Carolina Bar Exam has been unsurpassed by any other North Carolina law school. In September 2009, Campbell Law relocated to a state-of-the-art building in downtown Raleigh. For more information, visit http://law.campbell.edu.
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