Tracy M. Frick, Esq., slated to present the Challenge to the Graduates along with the Sutin-Blackwell Award for Excellence during the Commencement Ceremony at Appalachian School of LawApril 8, 2011
CHARLOTTE NC - Tracy M. Frick, Esq., of FrickTrent, PLLC and the current President/Chair of the Appalachian School of Law Alumni Association, is slated to present the Challenge to the Graduates along with the Sutin-Blackwell Award for Excellence during the Commencement Ceremony this April. During her time at Law School, Ms. Frick’s major accomplishments included National Appellate Advocacy Competition (“NAAC”) 3rd Best Brief, Semi-final ranking for two consecutive years at the NAAC in Atlanta and New Orleans, Book Award for Appellate Advocacy, Law Facility Scholar and Who’s Who: American Law Students. Ms. Frick also served as Court Appoint Special Advocate for Children. Currently, Ms. Frick along with law partner Jeff Trent own FrickTrent, PLLC with offices in both North and South Carolina. Appalachian School of Law, governed by a Board of Trustees, provides a high quality program for the professional preparation of lawyers--the Juris Doctor or J.D. degree. The general curriculum emphasizes dispute resolution, ethics, and professional responsibility. Students gain insights into the time-honored role of the attorney as counselor and representative of the court who seeks balance between the interests of the client and that of the public and strives for fairness and justice.