Gove Served as Judge at 2013 American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament at University of Central Florida

February 21, 2013

ORLANDO, FL – Attorney Natalia Gove with  Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A., served as a judge at the American Mock Trial Association's (AMTA) 2013 Regional Tournament held at University of Central Florida (UCF). The tournament was comprised of undergraduate students from across the United States, who competed in four rounds of mock trial competitions over a two day period. Natalia was assigned to judge the teams from Georgia and South Florida.The Mock Trial Team provides an opportunity for students to acquire and sharpen their critical thinking and analytical skills, as well as gain trial experience that will prove valuable during law school, and eventually in practice. Students try out in the spring and fall for positions on the team the following year with practices commencing during the fall and spring semesters. For more information, please visit: www.trialteamucf.com.

An associate in the firm’s Immigration practice, Natalia provides legal advice to corporate and individual clients seeking assistance in securing temporary work authorization for foreign nationals, U.S. permanent residency (“green card” status) and U.S. citizenship. She assists clients throughout the U.S. in filings with the U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, and the Department of State's embassies and consular posts abroad. Originally from Russia, Natalia is a graduate of Lipetsk State University in Russia, where she studied linguistics and foreign languages. She holds a bachelor’s degree from UCF in legal studies and a law degree from Florida A&M University College of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude.

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