First in the nation

Hastings Moot Court was ranked #1 in the nation for the 2020 – 2021 academic year.

Alumni Network

With more than 2,000 alumni, our students are mentored and taught by experienced practitioners. 

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Improve your legal writing and oral advocacy skills.

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About Our Team

As one of the foremost institutions well-respected in its preparation of students for appellate advocacy, UC Hastings is home to the #1 intercollegiate moot court competition team in the United States. The success of our competition teams adds to the tradition of excellence synonymous with UC Hastings.

The remarkable success of the program is due to our hardworking, talented students and adjunct faculty, alumni, coaches, and judges, who actively participate in training and supporting our student competitors at every level. UC Hastings established itself as a program of excellence and continues to build on its reputation as a powerhouse in Moot Court and a prominent training ground for future lawyers.

Our National Champions