The skill of selecting a jury is essential for a trial attorney and is not often given adequate attention in law school. Cases may be won or lost as early as voir dire. This competition promotes and encourages the teaching of the voir dire process during a lawyer’s academic career as opposed to the current practice of on the job training. Teach Voir Dire NOW!

Relevant 2016 Competition Dates

Competition Application Period: Monday, October 12, 2015 – Monday, November 16, 2015

Accepted Teams Announced: Friday, November 20, 2015

Entry Fee Due: Monday, February 1, 2016

Competition Materials Available: Monday, February 8, 2016

Team Designations: Friday, March 18, 2016

Competition Dates: Thursday, April 7 – Saturday, April 9, 2016