The ADR and Appellate Advocacy Divisions jointly hold the Leahy Competition each fall. For 2017, Leahy will only be held by the Appellate Advocacy Division. It is open to all LL.M. and upper-class J.D. students. 

Registration Information for 2017

Registration is CLOSED.

Information Session

September 27

Registration Opens

October 2 

Registration Closes

October 6

Packet Released to Competitors

October 6 at 8:00 PM 

Brief Due

October 15 

Preliminary Rounds

October 20-21 


October 27 


November 5 


November 15

Useful Tools

Information Session PowerPoint
Logistical Information
Guide to Effective Appellate Advocacy

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