Mock Trial Roles Assigned

Girls are expected to return from Christmas Break with the case completely memorized in order to begin practicing full run-throughs of the case (Photo Credit: Alycia Washington).

Girls are expected to return from Christmas Break with the case completely memorized in order to begin practicing full run-throughs of the case (Photo Credit: Alycia Washington).

Alycia Washington, Senior Staff Reporter

Members of the Mock Trial team must begin to memorize a case verbatim, now that roles have been assigned.

The case is a civil trial about a girl, Jami Smith, who is accusing a computer company of spying on her through the webcam on her laptop. Below is a list of the roles assigned for the upcoming March competition.

Plaintiff Case

Attorneys:

  • Nadia Hakim (Opening Statement, Direct of Hayden Blair , Cross of Pat O’Brien)
  • Gia Toler (Closing Statement, Direct of Jami Smith , Cross of Reese Charrington)
  • Brianna McClendon (Direct of Sydney Ampleforth, Cross of Morgan Parsons, back-up for opening / closing)

Witnesses:

  • India Hood (Hayden Blair)
  • Clare Brees_Oswald (Sydney Ampleforth)
  • Alycia Washington (Jami Smith)

Jessie Lauck will be the backup for the plaintiff attorneys

Defense Case

Attorneys:

  • Kathryn Dunleavy (Opening Statement, Direct of Reese Charington, Cross of Jami Smith)
  • Dani McClain (Closing Statement, Direct of Pat O’Brien, Cross of Hayden Blair)
  • Carly Demkowitz (Direct of Morgan Parsons, Cross of Sydney Ampleforth, back-up for opening / closing)

Witnesses:

  • Nadia Hakim (Pat O’Brien)
  • Alycia Washington (Reese Charrington)
  • Jessie Lauck (Morgan Parsons)

Clare Brees Oswald will be the backup for the defense attorneys.

Alternates are Cassie Morris & Emma Easson