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 2016-2017 Competition Dates
Competition Application Period: Monday, October 21, 2016 – Monday, November 14, 2016
Accepted Teams Announced: Friday, November 18, 2016
Entry Fee Due: Monday, January 30, 2017
Competition Materials Available: February 6, 2017
Team Designations: Friday, March 17, 2017
Competition Dates: Thursday, April 6 – Saturday, April 8, 2017