The NYLS Moot Court Association thanks the Citywide Association of Law Assistants for its help and support of the 2013-2014 competition season.


Wagner Competition

The 38th Annual Robert F. Wagner National Labor & Employment Law Moot Court Competition

Congratulations to Team 39, Shaun Roberts and Erica Blankenship of Northern Kentucky University- Chase College of Law for winning National Championship Team.

Team 39

Congratulations to Dominique Hinson from Team 35 of South Texas College of Law for winning Best Final Round Oral Advocate.

Team 35


2014 Wagner Awards


Each spring, the New York Law School Moot Court Association administers the Robert F. Wagner National Labor & Employment Law Moot Court Competition in honor of the late U.S. Senator and distinguished alumnus. The competition is the nation’s largest student-run moot court competition and the premier national competition dedicated exclusively to labor and employment law. For over 30 years, schools from across the country have competed in this prestigious event.

The 38th Annual Robert F. Wagner Labor and Employment Law Competition was held March 19–23, 2014. This year’s Wagner Reception was held on Saturday, March 22, 2014, where there were hors d’oeuvres, a jazz band, and an awards ceremony.

The fact pattern and rules were released January 12, 2014, and competitors’ briefs were due no later than February 13, 2014, at 11:59 p.m. (EST).


The Wagner Awards Reception was held in the New York Law School Events Center on Saturday evening, March 22, 2014 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvre were served, followed by an awards ceremony.

The Final Round took place in the New York Law School Auditorium on Sunday, March 23, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m.

Final Round Bench
Hon. Rachel Bien (Outten & Golden)
Hon. Seth Harris (Cornell University, ILR School;
formerly Deputy Secretary of Labor for the United States)
Hon. Joseph Irenas (U.S.D.C., District of New Jersey)
Hon. Ronald Meisburg (Proskauer Rose LLP)

Wagner Co-Chairs (2013-2014)
Nathalie Gonzalez and Katerina Kurteva

Wagner Co-Authors (2013-2014)
Ali Jaffery and Julie Nociolo