2017-2018 TEAM TRY-OUT INFORMATION 

Rising 2Ls and 3Ls are invited to join our Moot Court family by trying out for the Hastings 2017-2018 Moot Court Competition Team!

Applications will be available for pickup starting Monday, March 27. Application materials can be picked up on the 4th Floor of the 198 building. The application materials include the application form, copies of competition briefs for you to use during oral argument, and a FAQ sheet.

Applications will be due on Tuesday, April 4 by 4:00pm. Once you submit your materials, you can sign up for an oral argument tryout time slot. The signup sheet will be posted on the 4th Floor of the 198 building.

Try-out Dates: April 7, 10-12, 2017. Rising 3Ls should sign up for for a try-out time on Friday, April 7. 

What is required to try-out?

  1. Completed application
  2. 5 minute argument based on one of our competition briefs
  3. Writing sample - 5 pages maximum, must come from your Moot Court or Appellate Advocacy brief

**If you are interested in the Jessup International Moot Court Competition, you must present your oral argument based on the Jessup brief and sign up for one of the specific timeslots allotted for Jessup.

Questions? Email our Try-out Coordinators, Samantha Adhikari (samantha.adhikari@uchastings.edu), Naomi Strauss (naomi.strauss@uchastings.edu), or Andy Johnson (andrew.johnson@uchastings.edu). You may also contact our Moot Court Board Co-Chairs, Stewart Katzen (skatzen@uchastings.edu) or Jessica Do (jessicabdo@uchastings.edu).

Contact team scheduling contacts for questions or changes in judging practices.
Contact Iain Cunningham at iain@hastingsmootcourt.com for questions or comments about this web page.