April 15, 2016 — The Trial Advocacy Board is proud to announce the top finalists of the 2016 Otto Cipolla, Jr., Closing Argument Competition:
- 1st Place & Audience Favorite = Jenna King
- 2nd Place = Ellery Gordon
- 3rd Place = Lauren MacKay
Additionally, we’d like to thank all who participated in helping make the competition as successful as it was.
Trial Advocacy Board
2015 – 2016
About the Cipolla Closing Argument Competition
The Cipolla Closing Argument Competition, named for 2013-14 Preceptor of the Year Otto Cipolla, Jr. (JD ’83) allows first-year students with an interest in trial advocacy to compete for cash prizes and a place on Pepperdine Law’s award-winning trial advocacy teams.
More pictures of this year’s competition are available on Flickr.