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Class 1 (2002-2004)

Derran Moss, Australia

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Department of Political Science

An attorney and accomplished public speaker, Derran worked as a graduate legal officer with the Attorney General’s Department in Canberra. He has performed pro bono work for practitioners and clients on a broad range of issues. Derran’s exemplary public speaking skills have led him to compete in five World University Debating and Public Speaking Society championships. He also has served as a debating and public speaking instructor at primary schools and organized and conducted debating seminars for numerous community organizations, including a local prison. Derran, originally from Brisbane, was an Associate to a District Court judge through the Department of Justice. Derran received his Master’s in Political Science at UNC under the Rotary World Peace Scholarship program and is currently working as a Senior Legal Advisor for the department of Crime and Misconduct Commission, Research and Prevention.