Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2004-02-19

A trial team from Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law has qualified for national competition sponsored by the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. The four-person Cumberland team won first place in regional competition held in Birmingham Feb. 13-15.

Winning team members are Brian Kilgore of Birmingham, Andy Pascual of Clarkston, Ga., Brett Turnbull of Fairhope and Gerard Virga of Panama City Beach, Fla. Cumberland adjunct faculty member Michael Rasmussen is team coach.

The national competition will be in West Palm Beach, Fla., March 11-14.