We believe in supporting the next generation of legal talent and have maintained a close relationship with the University of Southern Queensland’s Law Faculty over a number of years.
BWB sponsors the Best Advocate Prize for USQ’s Secondary Schools Mooting Competition, which started in 2014.
Our seasoned team, including Andrew McCormack and Neal Wood, both volunteer time to coach teams and provide mooting tips to USQ students, providing some valuable insight into mooting.
The final for 2015 took place on Sunday 16 August, and after a worthy competition St Joseph’s College was awarded as the winning team. BWB’s Best Advocate Prize was awarded to Ms Clancy Tully of Downlands College.
The 2014 Best Wilson Buckley Advocate’s Prize was awarded to an advocate from St John’s Anglican College at Forest Lake.