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Blakely Butler Moot Court Competition

The Blakely Butler Moot Court Competition is going to be begin with preliminaries on November 2nd and 3rd and advancing rounds the following week. Sign up will begin Monday, Oct. 22nd at 4pm.  We are looking to take up to 16 teams!  

WE have made some changes to the competition this year, including opening it up to 1Ls for the first time in the history of the competition!

To learn more, the Advocates will be having a learning lunch for this year's Blakely Butler Moot Court Competition on Monday, October 22, 2018.  If you are interested in competing, you should attend.  However, if you are unable to, do not worry! We will be recording it and have the link sent out.  The details for the lunch are as follows:

  • WHAT: Blakely Butler Moot Court presentation for oral advocacy competitions
  • WHERE: BLB 109
  • WHEN: October 22, 2019
  • TIME: 12:00pm to 12:50
  • FOOD? Yes, Dominos Pizza for the first 30-40

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Arnold McAdams, the Blakely Butler Moot Court Competition Director at