Cox and Boyer Named Best Team at Trial Team Final Four

Published: October 23rd, 2006

Category: News Briefs

Molly CoxMolly Cox and Scott Boyer were named Best Team at the Fall 2006 Trial Team Final Four Intramural Competition on Oct. 13.

Cox, pictured above, also was recognized as Best Advocate in the competition, which was presided over by Paul C. Huck, district judge for the Southern District of Florida.

The case at trial was a civil case involving a jet hoist, dewatering pumps, an industrial accident, and premises liability.

Cox and Boyer represented the plaintiff, and were coached by Roni Beasley and Will Blair. Frank Gaulden and Justin Stevens represented the defense, and were coached by Liz Rigaud and Suzette Maylor.

The jury panel consisted of attorneys LaShawnda K. Jackson and Steven I. Klein of Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, and Fermin Lopez from Payas Payas Payas. All three are UF Law alumni.

Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, a litigation firm with offices in Florida and Alabama, was the sponsoring law firm for the competition.