Raleigh, NC, February 02, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law (http://law.campbell.edu) has announced that Daniel R. Tilly has joined the Campbell Law faculty as the director of advocacy programs and an assistant professor of law. He will be teaching courses in trial advocacy, focusing on the application of evidence and procedure in the courtroom.
Prior to Campbell Law School, Tilly litigated claims in civil trial courts involving a range of legal issues including real estate disputes, construction defects, personal injury claims and medical malpractice torts in Texas. He also worked as an adjunct professor at Baylor School of Law, and was instrumental in developing and implementing its second-year trial advocacy program. Tilly earned his degree in political science from the University of Texas and thereafter worked as senior staff in state government, including the Texas Supreme Court and Texas House of Representatives. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the Baylor School of Law, graduating with honors. As a student, he served as a senior executive editor of the school’s law review, competed as a mock trial advocate, and published an article concerning the rights of adoptive children.
“Professor Tilly is another example of why there is no place that will better prepare students to become a great lawyer and leader than the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University,” said Campbell Law Dean Melissa Essary. “He will offer our students valuable insights and the finest of legal training to help them develop into lawyers and leaders who will stand out in their communities.”
About Campbell Law:
Since its founding in 1976, the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. The School has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 3,200 alumni, including 2,200 who reside and work in North Carolina. For 25 years, Campbell Law’s record of success on the North Carolina Bar Exam has been unsurpassed by any other North Carolina law school. In September 2009, Campbell Law relocated to a state-of-the-art building in downtown Raleigh. For more information, visit http://law.campbell.edu.
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