McGeorge School of Law

Florestal Wins Ross Essay Contest

August 7, 2008

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.