National Moot Court Competition

A student argues during a round of the regional National Moot Court Competition held at the Law School.

Marquette University Law School is virtually proud to host the 2020 Region VIII Regional Round of the 71st National Moot Court Competition on Saturday, November 21, 2020 and Sunday, November 22, 2020. The New York City Bar and the American College of Trial Lawyers have sponsored this competition since 1950. The winners advance to the final rounds hosted by the New York City Bar. This nationally recognized competition allows law students to hone their appellate advocacy skills by arguing before prominent members of our profession.

Once the problem set is released, the due date for the briefs will be announced. Briefs must be submitted via email by October 16, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. (eastern)/10:59 p.m. (central) to

Contact Ashley Rossman, Associate Justice of the National Moot Court Competition ( or Professor Melissa Love Koenig ( for more information.