Civil Rights Moot Court Team

The Center for Civil and Human Rights organizes and helps coach a Civil Rights Moot Court team. The moot court team participates in a national competition in the Spring. The competition is run to be an appellate advocacy experience.

What to Expect

  • This competition is open to second- and third-year law students.
  • Gonzaga traditionally enters two teams (of three members each) in this competition, allowing six students to compete each year.

Before the Competition

  • Students who are interested will fill out an application with a writing sample.

At the Competition

  • Two teams are sent to the Civil Rights regional competition.
  • Appellate advocacy style competition.
  • Traditionally held the last week of February each year.