Law Student Honors & Awards
Congratulations to the law students listed here who received academic awards during the Winter, Summer, and Fall 2009 semesters. These students were formally recognized at the Law School's annual Honors Convocation, which was held on Friday, May 7, 2010.
Henry M. Bates Memorial ScholarshipKathryn E. LadewskiLeah M. Litman
Jane L. Mixer Memorial AwardsGeorge C. AdamsTaurean K. BrownBrittlynn M. Hall
Irving Stenn, Jr. AwardJudd GrutmanKathrina J. SzymborskiJesse L. Taylor
Daniel H. Grady PrizeKelsey N. Arnold
Class of 1908 Memorial ScholarshipLeah M. Litman
Maurice Weigle Scholarship AwardSamuel P. VanVolkenburgh
Abram W. Sempliner Memorial AwardChristopher M. Jackson
Sarah Honigman Memorial AwardJohn T. Duffey
Edwin D. Dickinson AwardJennifer S. Allen
Jason L. Honigman AwardDean W. BaxtresserDavid C. Gorlin
Louis Honigman Memorial AwardJulia R. Finkel
Clara Belfield & Henry Bates Overseas FellowshipOsman G. AbbasiErin L. BrechtelsbauerJessika S. CroizatAnthony G. HazkialBenjamin D. KleinRebekah E. LewisRebecca OyamaBarry D. TalleyRina R. WangDavid W. Wilkinson
ABA-BNA Labor Law AwardWilliam T. Wall
S. Anthony Benton Memorial AwardEli N. Savit
William W. Bishop, Jr. AwardRaphaelle E. Monty
Lee Bollinger PrizeJustina K. Sessions
The Henry M. Campbell Moot Court CompetitionFirst PlaceJane M. MetcalfJacob A. WalkerSecond PlaceCheryl A. PalmeriRory M. Wellever
Alden J. "Butch" Carpenter Memorial Scholarship AwardWinnerAlyce W. ThompsonRunners-UpAmber A. HayChristopher M. Pierre
Howard B. Coblentz PrizeLia N. ErnstFrances Y. Kim
Roger A. Cunningham Memorial Property PrizeSamuel P. VanVolkenburgh
Allan Lewis Kaufmann AwardDavid C. Gorlin, for his paper "Evaluating Punishment in Purgatory: The Need to Separate Pretrial Detainees' Conditions-of-Confinement Claims from Inadequate Eighth Amendment Analysis"
Helen L. DeRoy Memorial AwardNathan D. Somogie, for his paper "Failure of a 'Basic Assumption': The Emerging Standard for Excuse Under MAE Provisions"
The Kouba PrizeEuropean Integration WinnerYana Z. Mihaleva, for her paper "Bulgaria in the European Union: The (Un)Predictable Consequences for Foreign Investors"European Integration Runner-UpLilia B. Vazova, for her paper "The Possibility of Withdrawal from the European Union: European Disintegration or Smoke and Mirrors?"
International Peace and Security WinnerDavid C. Weiss, for his paper "The International Boundary Commission, Treaty Interpretation, and the President's Removal Power"International Peace and Security Runner-UpBeth A. Schwanke, for her paper "The Agreement Between the United States of America and the Republic of Iraq On the Withdrawal of United States Forces from Iraq and the Organization of Their Activities during Their Temporary Presence in Iraq"
Raymond K. and John R. Dykema Scholarship AwardMichigan Law ReviewNathaniel BrowerRachel A. CulleySada M. Jacobson BabyHoward M. KaplanMarvin J. LowenthalJames R. MangumEmily R. MarrMatthew E. MillerMichael N. MulvaniaDana RoizenMichael W. ShafferUniversity of Michigan Journal of Law ReformLauren S. Smith
Raymond K. Dykema Scholarship AwardGwendolyn A. Stamper
Emmett E. Eagan AwardEric C. Song
Robert S. Feldman Labor Law AwardVeronica R. Percia
Fiske AwardJoseph W. MeadMaggie B. SmithMustafa Unlu
Ralph M. Freeman ScholarshipMaria Jhai
Carl Gussin Memorial PrizeJudd Grutman
Rockwell T. Gust Advocacy AwardKate G. Ides
International Academy of Trial Lawyers AwardVito S. Solitro
Richard Katcher Senior Tax PrizeEric C. Song
Jeffrey S. Lehman Legal Practice AwardJohn T. Duffey
Dores McCree AwardAshley M. Washington
Michigan AwardKyle J. AaronsJonathan P. BraterDiana K. CieslakMatthew L. ConradDavid N. FautschPeter C. MagnusonDina Y. McLeodBryn R. PallesenChristopher J. PerrasEvan F. RosenAnne I. Salomon
michigan supreme court historical society law student prizeMaria Jhai
Saul L. Nadler Memorial AwardZoe A. RasmussenOndrej Staviscak Diaz
National Association of Women Lawyers AwardUzma S. Burney
Jack C. Radcliffe, Jr. AwardJeffrey J. BurnsBethany A. Fox
The Rakow ScholarshipAnthony G. Hazkial
Jenny Runkles Memorial AwardJessica S. BernfeldAshley M. Brownlee
Scholarly Writing AwardsMichael J. Adler, for his paper "License to Citizenship Revoked: Felon Jury Disqualification, Collateral Punishments, and Creating Second Class Citizens Out of Ex-Felons"Usman Ahmed, for his paper "Prosecuting Torture through the Lens of Boumediene"Jared M. Averbuch, for his paper "Shaking Hands With Restorative Justice"Christopher J. Perras, for his paper "Striking an Appropriate Balance Between Real and Charge Offense Sentencing in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines"Eli N. Savit, for his paper "Foreign Law, Human Rights, and the Constitution: Towards a Presidentially-Initiated System of Cosmetic Diplomacy"Ryan M. Shannon, for his paper "Live, Work, Play (and Reproduce): Evolutionary Psychology and Environmental Justice"Craig Spangenberg Oral Advocacy AwardMeredith S. Weill
E. Blythe Stason AwardSunil V. Shenoi, for the article "Undoing Undue Favors: Providing Competitors with Standing to Challenge Favorable IRS Actions"
Eric Stein AwardDavid A. Caragliano, for the article "Administrative Governance as Corporate Governance: A Partial Explanation for the Growth of China's Stock Market"
Juan Luis Tienda Memorial Scholarship AwardChloe I. Holzman
Women Lawyers' Association of Michigan FoundationKimberly M. Cahill ScholarElizabeth A. CampbellWLAM Foundation ScholarJessika S. CroizatWomen Lawyers of Michigan Julia D. Darlow AwardSarah E. Tremont
Hessel E. Yntema AwardLauren M. Rogal
Certificate of Merit WinnersWinter, Summer, and Fall 2009
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