Slater Vecchio LLP establishes new entrance award

UBC Faculty of Law has announced a commitment of $45,000 from Slater Vecchio LLP to establish the Slater Vecchio LLP Trial Advocacy Entrance Award, the first full-tuition award supported by a personal injury firm.

The award rewards academic excellence, leadership and community service and to recognize students who have previous experience in advocating for others, an important part of trial advocacy and personal injury practice. The first Award will be granted to a student entering first year of the JD program in fall 2012.

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