Tareen ’06 Wins Local Mock Trial Championship


Publication Date: 3/20/2009

(l) Aizaz Tareen and Kevin Griffith

Aizaz Tareen ’06 recently won the 2009 Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Intra-School Mock Trial Competition at The University of Memphis. 

Tareen and his team partner, Kevin Griffith, participated in nine rounds to win the title.  The competition included 30 teams.  Robert L. Childers, the Chief Justice of the Circuit Court of Tennessee, judged the last round. 

Tareen and Griffith’s names will be plastered onto a plaque that will hang permanently in the university’s law school.  Tareen majored in international studies at Rhodes.