Success for BRAC's Moot Team
BRAC University Moot Team comprising Ms. Kazi Tuney Binte Zinnat (Mooter), Muhsina Farhat Chowdhury (Mooter) and Assistant Professor Tureen Afroz (Team Coach) has been acclaimed for 'Distinction Performance' in the recently held Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition 2010, at the Hong Kong University, Hong Kong during 7-10 April 2010.
Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition has been one of the excellent platforms for the law students since 1985, to learn and practice client interviewing and counseling skills. It started with only three teams: Canada, USA and UK and by this year, about 22 countries participated in the final competition. They are: Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Canada, China, England and Wales, Finland, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Irish Republic, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Northern Ireland, Puerto Rico, Russia, Scotland, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, and the United States. This year for the fist time Bangladesh has participated in this competition and BRAC University represented Bangladesh in this historical moment.
In the finals, the first three positions were won by the New Zealand, England and Wales and the USA teams. Bangladesh (the BRACU team) scored the 12th position among 22 finalist countries of the world. Also, the Bangladesh team received recognition for 'Distinction Performance' for showing exceptionally high standard in their debut participation in this competition.