Osgoode JD student Maya Pearlston wins Best Oralist in Talmudic Law Moot Competition

Talmudic Law Moot Competition

Osgoode competed for the first time in the Talmudic Law Moot Competition on March 23 at McGill University Faculty of Law — and Osgoode  JD student Maya Pearlston won Best Oralist.

Pictured, from left, are: Maya Pearlston, Gleb Matushansky, Estee Nemetz Nacson and coach, Rabbi Chaim Strauchler.

Law students from McGill and Osgoode debated a question of inheritance using classical sources of Jewish law. The distinguished rabbinical bench was composed of Greg Bordan (Norton Rose Fulbright), Doreen Brown (Green Glazer Nadler), and Azzim Hussein (Norton Rose Fulbright).