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Inaugural Herbert Smith Freehills Disability Mooting Championship Held in Keble

Wednesday 26 November 2014

The Grand Final of the inaugural Herbert Smith Freehills Oxford Disability Mooting Championship took place in  Keble College Chapel on Saturday 22 November 2014.

This exciting new event, coinciding with UK Disability History Month, aims to promote the intellectual study of disability and its intersection with domestic and international law. It has been established by Wadham Graduate students and the Oxford Law Faculty.

The Grand Final was judged by Professor Timothy Endicott, Dean of the Oxford Law Faculty, Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers KG PC, former President of the United Kingdom Supreme Court, Mr Ian Gatt QC, Herbert Smith Freehills’ Head of the Advocacy Unit,  and Ms Helen Mountfield QC, Matrix Chambers. After a fierce final round, against Mr Daniel Goldblatt (St Edmund Hall) and Ms Fiona O’Malley (Merton) the Grand Final was won by Mr Conor Kennedy and Mr Stuart Sanders, both of Trinity College.