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 2015 Competition Dates
Competition Application Period: Monday, October 6, 2014 – Monday, November 17, 2014
Accepted Teams Announced: Friday, November 21, 2014
Entry Fee Due: Monday, February 2, 2015
Competition Materials Available: Friday, February 6, 2015
Team Designations: Friday, March 6, 2015
Competition Dates: Thursday, April 9 – Saturday, April 11, 2015