Moot Court Program

Our Moot Court Program is an important part of legal training at the College of Law.  The student-run Moot Court Honor Society hosts and supports numerous intra-collegiate and inter-collegiate trial, appellate, and alternative dispute resolution competitions each year. Our Moot Court Program is an important part of legal training at the College of Law. We offer a variety of opportunities to develop students’ advocacy skills throughout their law school experience. We teach advocacy skills through mock appellate, dispute resolution and trial experiences. Beginning in a student’s second semester, Syracuse Law students may participate in intra-school competitions hosted by the student-run Moot Court Honor Society. Second and third year law students may also try out to represent Syracuse University College of Law at many inter-collegiate trial, appellate, and alternative dispute resolution competitions each year.