Touro Law Center's Second Annual

National Moot Court Competition in Law & Religion

Thursday, March 26- Friday, March 27, 2015

 
Early Bird Registration:
September 2, 2014 - October 31, 2014
First team: $300
Second team: $150 

Regular Registration Period:
November 3, 2014 - January 9, 2015
First team: $350
Second team: $200 

Problem Release Date:
January 26, 2015 

Brief Due:
March 6, 2015

Touro Law Center is located in Central Islip, New York, about one hour from New York City and the metropolitan airports. The preliminary rounds of the competition will take place at the law school, and the semi-final and final rounds will take place at the Alfonse D'Amato Federal Courthouse, located directly across the street from Touro. Awards will be presented to individuals and teams for first and second place, for top three best briefs, and top six best oralists. Accommodations will be available within walking distance of the law school and the courthouse. 

Law schools interested in participating should contact Jason Prince, Moot Court Editor-in-Chief, at mootcourt@tourolaw.edu or call (631) 761-7063. 

This year's finals bench includes:
Hon. Kenneth Starr
President and Chancellor of Baylor University, former United States Solicitor General, former Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit 

Hon. Harris L Hartz
Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Hon. Loretta Preska
Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York




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Touro Law Center held its first annual national moot court competition in Law & Religion on April 10-11, 2014.  


Teams that Competed:

Emory University Law School (2 teams)

New York Law School (2 Teams)

Liberty University School of Law (2 Teams)

Brooklyn Law School

Michigan State University College of Law

University of Richmond School of Law

St. John's Law School

Hofstra Law School

Widener University School of Law

Trinity Law School

Regent University School of Law


First Place: Emory University School of Law
Second Place: Regent University School of Law

Best Oralist: Kellisia Hazelwood (Regent University School of Law)

Best Brief: New York Law School