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The 8th Annual NLLSA Moot Court Competition will take place over two days, October 1-2, 2015 at Northwestern University School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Preliminary and semi-final rounds will rounds will commence the morning of Thursday, Oct. 1, and take place at Northwestern Law’s Campus. The Final Round will be held the morning of Friday, Oct. 2 at Loyola Law’s Campus.

The Final Round will kick off the 19th Annual NLLSA Conference and will be open to all attendees. The Chicago Host Committee is working diligently to secure moot court judges across various practices, including Judge Advocate Generals, criminal and civil law practitioners and appellate attorneys, and sitting State and Federal Judges.

Beginning May 4th, 2015, you may download and submit your Notice of Intent to participate in this year’s NLLSA Moot Court Competition. All interested competitors must submit the Notice of Intent to Monica C. Pedroza at no later than July 17th, 2015 at 11:59 pm CT. Late submissions will not be accepted.

The moot court problem, the team’s identification number, and the team’s assigned brief, shall be released by July 20th at 5 pm CT. to all teams filing their timely Notice of Intent form via email.  National Competition rules will be released no later than July 12th, 2014.

* NLLSA reserves the right to extend the competition into a third day if necessary to accommodate for the number of teams that register to compete.

** The Attorney General reserves the right to revise NLLSA Moot Court Rules, with the consent of the NLLSA Board.

*** The Attorney General, at the recommendation of the NLLSA Board and the Chicago Host Committee, reserves the right to limit the number of teams that may enter the competition from each school and accommodate the Moot Court Competition and schedule as necessary to provide a fair competition.