Loyola University Chicago

Dan K. Webb Center for Advocacy

School of Law

Moot Court Tryouts

Info sessions:

  • Tuesday, March 27th, 9am-10am at Loyola, Room 1001
  • Thursday, March 29th, 1pm-2pm at Loyola, Room 1001
  • Monday, April 2nd, 4:30pm-5:30pm at Loyola, Room 1001

Tryout Sign up: Sign up for a tryout through the TWEN page entitled "Moot Court Tryouts 2018."  This page will contain detailed instructions for trying out.

Application: The application is available through the TWEN page. Detailed instructions on when and how to submit your application and brief are provided therein. 

Tryout Date(s) and Time(s): 

Friday, April 20th, Saturday, April 21st and Sunday April 22nd at Loyola.  You can sign-up for a tryout date and time slot on TWEN. Room assignments are TBA.

Other information: To try out, students use the brief written for their Legal Writing or Advocacy course (depending on whether you are a 1L or 2L) and use the oral argument that corresponds with that brief.  If you have any questions, please email mootcourt@luc.edu.

In addition to attending team practices, all students competing on a Moot Court team will be required to take the Appellate Advocacy Honors course throughout the academic year.  The course is scheduled for Wednesdays from 5pm-7pm. 

More information about the Moot Court Program can be found here: http://www.luc.edu/law/centers/advocacy/appl_advocacy.html