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. Please reach out to the Greenhalgh Director at¬†with any questions.

Registration Information

Registration closes January 31. Register for the competition.

Useful Tools

View Recordings of various trial components and helpful handouts.

Timeline of Events

Barristers’ Council Showcase: Jan 27 at 5:30 p.m. ET, Join the showcase.
Registration Ends: Jan 31
Packet Released: Jan 31
Round 1 Training: Feb 1
Preliminary Round 1: Feb 5-7
Round 2 Training: Feb 8
Preliminary Round 2: Feb 9-12
Members Announced: Feb 14
Greenhalgh Tournament Training/New Member Information Session: Feb 15
Greenhalgh Tournament: Feb 26-28