All J.D. students (except 3Ls) may compete in the Greenhalgh Competition to earn a spot on the Trial Advocacy team. Students test their skills in a number of trial settings, including witness testimony and opening or closing arguments. Those who advance to a certain level are invited to join the Barristers' Council and the Trial Advocacy team.

Registration Information


January 22-26

Registration Closes

January 26 at 5 PM 

Packet Released

January 26 at 6 PM

Training #1

January 31 at 3:30 PM 

Round 1

February 2-4

Training #2

February 7 at 3:30 PM

Round 2

February 12-15

Preliminary Trial Rounds

March 2-3

Semifinals and Finals

March 4 

Useful Tools

Closing Arguments PowerPoint

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