The Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution

Competition Application & Contact Information

The John Marshall Law School's Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution and the American Bar Association’s Criminal Justice Section cordially invite your school to apply to participate in the 25th National Criminal Justice Competition. Twenty teams will be selected. Each school may enter one team consisting of four members. All team members must be enrolled in their law school at the time of application.

Competition Application Period: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - Wednesday, September 30, 2014
Accepted Teams Announced: Monday, October 5, 2014
Competition Materials Available: Thursday, January 29, 2015
Competition Dates: Thursday, March 19 - Saturday, March 21, 2015

If you have any questions, please contact Susann MacLachlan at 312.427.2737 ext. 557 or 7maclach@jmls.edu or Gary Watson at 312.427.2737 ext. 473 or gwatson@jmls.edu.

  Team Application

Law School Information

Provide full name of law school as should appear on all materials.

Please indicate the last year your school competed in this competition.

Please identify the Trial Advocacy Advisor or Coordinator within your law school.

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Team Contact Information

Please provide information for your team's primary contact.

Please check the appropriate registration option:

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Team Coaches

Student Faculty Practitioner

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