Welcome

Welcome to the LSU Law Center’s Moot Court website. The LSU Law Center’s highly competitive Moot Court program currently sends teams to compete in 14 different national appellate advocacy programs, and also sponsors the intra-school Robert Lee Tullis Competition for second-year law students, and the Chancellor’s Cup Senior Appellate Challenge for third-year law students. The Moot Court program is administered by the student-run Moot Court Board, with faculty supervision by Professor Jeffrey Brooks, Director of LSU’s Advocacy and Externship Programs.

If you have any questions about the LSU Moot Court program please contact the Board at mootcourt@law.lsu.edu.  You can also follow the Moot Court Board on Facebook.

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LSU To Host National Moot Court Competition Region VII Regional Rounds

The LSU Law Center is pleased to have been selected as a 2012 Regional Host of the National Moot Court Competition.  Sponsored by the New York City Bar and the American College of Trial Lawyers, the National Moot Court Competition is one of the largest moot court competitions in the United States, with over one hundred fifty schools competing in the regional rounds.  The Region VII Regional will be held at the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center November 7 to November 9, 2012.  For more information, or to volunteer as a judge for the competition, please contact mootcourt@law.lsu.edu.

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2012 Chancellor’s Cup Registration Open

Registration is now open for third-year students interested in competing in the 2012 Chancellor’s Cup Senior Appellate Challenge.  More information on the competition and a link to the registration page can be found under the “Chancellor’s Cup” tab above.  Questions should be sent to the Moot Court Board at mootcourt@law.lsu.edu.

2012 Chancellor's Cup

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2011-2012 Moot Court External Competitions Team

Congratulations to the following students, who have been selected to compete on interschool national and regional moot court appellate advocacy competition teams in the 2011-2012 academic year.

2011-2012 Moot Court External Competitions Team

  • Lauren Anderson
  • Beth Aycock
  • Anna Brown
  • Joseph Burke
  • Kelly Burris
  • Christopher Caswell
  • Christopher Cummings
  • Eden Davis
  • Michael Denton
  • Barry Edwards
  • Kellyn Elmer
  • Jade Forouzanfar
  • Ryan French
  • Robert Paul Gillespie
  • Chelsea Gomez
  • Amy Goode
  • Jacob Gower
  • Lindsay Jarrell
  • Shannon Kelly
  • Heidi Kemple
  • Michael Laborde
  • Molly Ann Lawrence
  • Sam Lumpkin
  • Rebecca Luster
  • Stephen Magyar
  • W. Thomas McCall
  • Joshua McDiarmid
  • Sage Middleton
  • John Milazzo
  • Jonathan Moore
  • Shelley Napolitano
  • Jennifer O’Connell
  • Kasey Pharis
  • William Pointer
  • Claire Popovich
  • Danielle Prado
  • Cameron Snowden
  • Matthew Stegich
  • Jordan Stone
  • James Sudduth
  • Lykisha Vaughan
  • Ed Waters
  • Lauren Wolfe
  • Joshua Wood
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2011-2012 Moot Court Team Tryouts

The information packet and application for LSU’s external competition team tryouts is now available and can be accessed here or by visiting the “External Teams” link in the menu above.  For more information on tryouts, please email the Moot Court Board at mootcourt@law.lsu.edu.

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2011 Advocacy Programs Informational Meeting

An informational meeting about the LSU Law Center’s Moot Court and Trial Advocacy Programs will be held for all interested students on Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 12:40 pm in the Law Center Auditorium.  Members of the Moot Court and Trial Advocacy Boards will be on hand to answer questions about tryouts for external competition teams, and details for students interested in competing in the the Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition, the Ira S. Flory Mock Trial Competitions, and the LSU Arbitration Competition

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