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Interscholastic Moot Court Competitions

Each year, the Rutgers Moot Court Board is pleased to provide assistance, support and guidance to teams competing in interscholastic moot court competitions. Financial assistance may be provided, with consideration given to overall cost and distance for travel. Among the competitions in which Rutgers teams have participated over the years are:

  • Tulane Mardi Gras Invitational National Sports Law Tournament (sponsored by Tulane Law School)
  • The Annual Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition (sponsored by Brooklyn Law School)
  • National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (sponsored by Pace University School of Law)
  • Herbert J. Wechsler National Criminal Law Moot Court Competition (sponsored by the University at Buffalo Law School)
  • The Annual August A. Rendigs, Jr. National Products Liability Moot Court Competition (sponsored by the University of Cincinnati College of Law)
  • Annual Irving R. Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Moot Court Competition (sponsored by Fordham University School of Law)
  • Manne Moot Court Competition for Law and Economics (sponsored by George Mason University School of Law)
  • National Telecommunications Moot Court Board Competition (sponsored by the Institute for Communications Law Studies, Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America and the Federal Communications Bar Association)
  • The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (sponsored by the International Law Students Association)
  • The Thomas Tang National Moot Court Competition (sponsored by the NAPABA Law Foundation and the NAPABA Judicial Council)
In addition, the winners of the two Rutgers intramural competitions sponsored by the Moot Court Board -- the Nathan Baker Mock Trial Competition held each year in the fall and the David Cohn Appellate Advocacy Competition held each year in the spring -- go on to represent Rutgers in the annual National Mock Trial Competition sponsored by the Texas Young Lawyers Association and National Appellate Advocacy Competition sponsored by the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.