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Florestal Wins Ross Essay Contest

August 7, 2008

Tags: Faculty & Scholarship

Professor Marjorie Florestal was named the winner of the 2008 Ross Essay Contest sponsored by the ABA Journal Board of Editors.

Her essay, “Why? A Father’s Question Spurs Exploration of Our Profession,” was featured in the August 2008 issue of the ABA Journal. The contest, which offered a $5,000 first prize, drew 193 entries from around the world. Professor Florestal teaches Contracts, European Law, and International Trade and Development Law at McGeorge.