Twiggs-Beskind Cup

The Mock Trial Board hosted the annual Duke Law Mock Trial Tournament in February and March of 2012. Teams of four students from Duke Law competed for the prestigious Twiggs-Beskind Cup. All first and second-year students were invited to compete, and the top competitors were invited to join the board.

Stay tuned for information about the 2013 Twiggs-Beskind Cup!

Please contact one of the Twiggs-Beskind Coordinators, Casteel Scherger, Caroline Coates, Michael Dee, or David Stuckey for more information.

The Mock Trial Board would like to thank the law firm of Twiggs, Beskind, Strickland & Rabenau, P.A. for their generous sponsorship of the 2012 Duke Law Mock Trial Tournament.

2013 Twiggs Beskind Final Round Participants
All eight of the 2013 Twiggs-Beskind Cup final round participants with Judge Lucy Inman. Thomas Cull, Michael D’Ippolito, Jennifer Lin, and Lucy Partain won the 2013 Twiggs-Beskind Cup, prevailing over classmates Chauneice Davis, Christopher Hood, Christopher Robins, and Peter Singh.

Previous Duke Law Mock Trial Tournament Winning Team:

2012 Twigg Beskind Cup final round competitors
All eight of the 2012 Twiggs-Beskind Cup final round participants with Judge Quon Bridges.  Erika Hyde, Kenton Attah-Krah, Alex Hall, and David Francazio won the 2012 Twiggs-Beskind Cup, prevailing over classmates Nancy Nguyen, Bud Baker, Sudeep Paul, and Elyse Lyons.

Final round competitors All eight of the 2011 Twiggs-Beskind Cup final round participants with Judge Quon Bridges. Alex Bluebond, Ian Hampton, Emily May and Seth Reich won the 2011 Twiggs-Beskind Cup, prevailing over classmates Vince Agosta, Edward Boehme, Maia Pelleg and Alison Schultz.

All competitors

All eight of the 2010 Twiggs-Beskind Cup final round participants with Dean Levi. Michael Goldsticker, Benjamin Kastan, Rebecca Kitchens, and Catherine Martinez won the 2010 Twiggs-Beskind Cup, prevailing over classmates Rachel Berkowitz, Medora Mayne, John Rudd, and Douglas Salisbury.

Twiggs Beskind