McKool Smith associate Caroline Burks and principal James Quigley coached a student team at the The University of Texas 2022 Strauss Center Cyber 9/12 competition. Caroline's team advanced to the semifinals. The competition is a simulation-based, judge-graded competition in which teams consisting of three to four students collaborate to provide policy analysis and recommendations in response to an evolving, fictional fact-pattern relating to cyber crisis and conflict. The competition is designed to reward substantive knowledge across a range of areas, including any number of policy domains as well as insights from technology, business, and law. More information can be found here.