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 invites your school to apply to participate in the 24th National Criminal Justice Competition. Twenty teams will be selected to participate, with preference given to teams that were on the waiting list for the 2013 competition. Each school may enter one team consisting of four members. All team members must be enrolled in the applying law school as of the competition date.

Competition Application Period: Thursday, August 1, 2013 - Monday, September 30, 2013
Accepted Teams Announced: Monday, October 7, 2013
Competition Materials Available: Thursday, January 30, 2014
Competition Dates: Thursday, March 20 - Sunday, March 23, 2014

If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Navarro at 312.427.2737 ext. 146 or at

  Team Registration

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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Student Faculty Practitioner

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