Impressive Showing by the Syosset High School Mock Trial Team

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The Syosset High School Mock Trial team advanced through 6 rounds of the 2018 New York State Mock Trial Tournament to compete in the Nassau County Finals held on April 30th. Of the 48 schools competing, the Syosset team was one of only 2 teams to advance to the final round. The team will be honored by the Nassau County Bar Association on May 10th for their impressive showing at this event.

Thousands of students participate annually in the New York State Mock Trial Tournament, which is co-sponsored by The New York Bar Association, and provides students with first-hand knowledge of civil/criminal law and courtroom procedures. The Syosset Mock Trial team has advanced to the quarterfinals in this tournament for the past 4 years.

Pictured is the Mock Trial team with the Honorable Leonard B. Austin. Shown from left to right: Chloe Van Dorn, Emma Van Dorn, Diana Liu, Samantha Mercurio, Jeffrey Bolnick, Jules Feingold, Christopher Saunders, Noah Feder, Nicole Greenberg, Lisa Fallah, Esq., and advisor Jennifer Lamond. Missing from the photo is Lara Weinberg.