University of Helsinki Succeeded in Vis Moot 2017 – Time to Apply to Represent University of Helsinki in the Team 2018!

The Vis Moot team of the University of Helsinki won the Fali Nariman Award for the Best Memorandum for the Respondent in 2017 Vis East Moot in Hong Kong. In Vis Moot Vienna the University of Helsinki made it to the elimination rounds of best 64 of the 334 participating universities. Also, the team was second in the ICC Pre-Moot and the White&Case Pre-Moot in Paris.

University of Helsinki was represented by law students Miisa Happonen, Saramaria Kalkku, Iina Laak, Patrick Lessmeister, Ina Rautiainen and Veera Sundberg. The team was coached by Santtu Turunen, Henrik Sajakorpi, Lars Mula and Arttu Ahava. Vis Moot course is part of the teaching of Procedural and Insolvency Law, and the coordinating teacher is Santtu Turunen.

An info session about applying for next year’s University of Helsinki Vis Moot Team will take place on September 4 at 6 pm (18.00) in room P545 (faculty room). The team will be selected on September 7.