Susan O'Connor, Supervising Partner of the firm's Labor & Employment Practice Group will be a judge at the 19th annual Yale Mock Trial Invitational on December 6 and 7, 2014. The annual collegiate tournament takes place on the campus of Yale University in New Haven, CT.

The Yale Invitational consists of four rounds, with each team competing in two rounds per day. About forty teams from some of the nation’s top Mock Trial programs attend the tournament each year. Mock Trial is an undergraduate student organization in which competitors from around the nation prepare and present a fictional case to attorney judges. The Yale Mock Trial Association continues to grow as a particularly competitive program, most recently sending two teams to the 2014 National Championship Tournament where we earned Honorable Mention recognition. 

Teams from the following schools will compete at the 2014 Yale Invitational: Boston University, Brandeis University, Brown University, Cornell College, Cornell University, Drexel University, Fordham College - Lincoln Center, Fordham College - Rose Hill, Fresno State University, Hamilton College, Hamline University, Harvard University, Iona College, Lewis University, Macalester College, University of Maryland, New York University, Penn State University, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, Quinnipiac University, University of Rochester, Rutgers University, UC Santa Barbara, Trinity College, Tufts University, Wellesley College, Yale University.