In Defense of Moot Court: A Response to 'In Praise of Moot Court - Not!'

22 Pages Posted: 4 Mar 2012

Date Written: 1998

Abstract

This Article analyzes the positive and negative aspects of interscholastic law school moot court competitions and argues that, on balance, these competitions provide several vital educational benefits to students. The Article directly responds to and rebuts an article by Ninth Circuit Judge Alex Kozinski entitled "In Praise of Moot Court - Not!" that was published in volume 97of the Columbia Law Review.

Keywords: Legal Education, Skills Training, Moot Court

JEL Classification: I20, K10, K41

Suggested Citation

Hernandez, Michael V., In Defense of Moot Court: A Response to 'In Praise of Moot Court - Not!' (1998). Review of Litigation, Vol. 70, p. 69, 1998, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2015372

Michael V. Hernandez (Contact Author)

Regent University - School of Law ( email )

1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.regent.edu/hernandez

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