In Los Angeles, California this weekend the Cumberland team of Alex McFall, Blake Milner, Jackson Neal, and Genevieve Turner (with strong assistance from Judge Jim Roberts and Sara Turner) won the National Civil Trial Competition, continuing Cumberland’s long tradition of supremacy in trial advocacy.  According to Judge Roberts,“These students not only demonstrated extraordinary trial skills during this competition, but they represented our school in a most professional manner.”

The world is better because Samford demands competence.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.