Spartan teams win.
Spring 2015 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition Winners Ashley Chrysler, Crystal Bultje, and Ashley Byers triumphed over 202 teams from 118 law schools to win first place in the nation’s largest moot court competition.
You might not end up practicing courtroom law. But thinking on your feet, being persuasive, and connecting with your audience are assets no matter where your career takes you. MSU Law students showcase their skills in competitions nationwide: trial, arbitration, appellate, mediation and negotiation. They argue cases in front of federal and state judges, practicing attorneys, and law professors.
Teams travel to competitions throughout the country while: Getting courtroom experience | Structuring legal arguments | Analyzing cases | Working one-on-one with faculty mentors | Networking with prospective employers | Gaining leadership skills and employment marketability