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