Chief Justice John Roberts to Judge Moot Court Competition This Friday, Sept. 5

Published: September 2nd, 2008

Category: Events, News, News Briefs

John G. RobertsJohn G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, will have a chance to put four UF law students on the spot this semester (Read Competitor Biographies).

Roberts will become the first representative of the U.S. Supreme Court in history to judge the Justice Campbell Thornal Moot Court Final Four on Sept. 5 at the Curtis M. Phillips Center at 10 a.m.

The Moot Court Final Four will be open to all law students, faculty and staff. Students must show law school UFIDs to get in and may not bring backpacks, any other large bags, or laptops. Photography is prohibited and cell phones must be turned off or in silent mode.

Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. Late students will be seated during breaks in the balcony. There is parking at and around the Phillips Center. Parking may be in short supply so we encourage students, faculty and staff who cannot find parking to use campus transportation from the law school. Students can ride any RTS bus free when they present a valid UFID card.

Friday morning classes will be cancelled. They will resume at 1 p.m.

For the most up-to-date information on ticketing, policies and procedures check your email and the UF Law homepage at