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Advocacy Cup

Moot Type

Trial Advocacy

Key Dates/Info

Kickstarter:      20 February 2018

Preliminaries:  17 March 2018

Semi-finals:     22 March 2018

Finals:              29 March 2018

Registration

Please register here to register. The deadline for registration is 9 March 2018, 2359

Rules

All participants must comply with the rules at all times. The rules can be found here

Prizes

The Champion will receive a cash prize of S$1,000 and a trophy plus the registration, travel and accommodation expenses for participation at the Australian Law Students’ Association (ALSA) Annual Conference in July 2018.

 

The 1st Runner-Up will receive a cash prize of S$500 and a trophy plus the registration, travel and accommodation expenses for participation at the Australian Law Students’ Association (ALSA) Annual Conference in July 2018.

 

There will be two 2nd Runners-Up. Each 2nd Runner-Up will receive a cash prize of S$250 and  a trophy.

About the Moot

The Advocacy Cup is the only moot in Singapore focusing on trial advocacy. Participants must prepare a witness for an examination-in-chief (EIC) and cross-examination. The competition is judged by lawyers from Drew & Napier.

 

For more information, please contact advocup@nusmooting.com

Judges

The preliminary rounds will be presided over by lawyers from Drew&Napier LLC

2018 Moot Problem

The moot problem for the preliminaries can be found here.

Q&A

Should you have any further queries, feel free to let us know here and we will forward these queries to the law firm

About Drew & Napier

Drew & Napier has provided exceptional legal advice and representation to discerning clients since 1889 and is one of the largest law firms in Singapore. The calibre of Drew & Napier's work is acknowledged internationally at the highest levels of government and industry, cementing their reputation as Singapore’s world class law firm. 

For more information, please visit Drew & Napier.