Contact: Sarai Shacklett
TIPS established the Law Student Writing Competition in 2002 to attract law students to the civil trial, tort and insurance fields, and to encourage and reward scholarship in these areas.
The second place winner, Darlene S. Wood, is a student at Duquesne University School of Lawin
Two third place winners were selected, Anna Elizabeth Holland from California Western School of Law in San Diego, and Kathryn E Kransdorf from the University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Va. Holland’s paper,“Ending the Performance Enhancing Drug Epidemic - Let's Stop the Problem Where it Starts - Imposing Liability on Drug Manufacturers,” and Kransdorf’s paper, “Can you Hear Me Now? Protecting Patients and Anesthesiologist Against Anesthesia Awareness,” will also receive an honorable mention in The Brief.
TIPS Law Student Writing Competition is open to all law school students in good standing, over the age of 18, who are currently attending an
The ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section is the only national professional group to bring together plaintiffs’ lawyers, defense lawyers and insurance and corporate counsel for the exchange of information and ideas. The section’s more than 30,000 members and 36 general committees focus on substantive and procedural matters in areas including aviation and space law, fidelity and surety law, medical malpractice, transportation law and others.With more than 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the