35th Annual Competition Dates & Times
February 21 & 22, 2020
Mitchell Hamline School of Law, in collaboration with the University of Minnesota Law School, will host the William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition on Friday and Saturday, February 21 & 22, 2020 at the Mitchell Hamline campus in St. Paul.
Friday, February 21, 2020
Preliminary Rounds | 11 am, 1:30 and 4 pm
Following the preliminary rounds an announcement will be made of teams advancing to the quarterfinal rounds on Saturday.
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Quarterfinal Round | 9:30 am
Semifinal Round | 12:30 pm
Final Round | 2:30 pm
All competition awards will be announced after the final round
Mitchell Hamline School of Law is pleased to invite your school to participate in the 35th Annual William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition.
We are finalizing our research regarding the case that will be selected to be this year’s topic. The case cites, the questions presented, and the rules governing the competition will be distributed to all registered participants by Nov. 8, 2019.
The due date for briefs is Jan. 6, 2020.
The oral argument phase of the competition will be held at Mitchell Hamline Law School, 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 on February 21 & 22, 2020. The first round of the competition begins on the morning of Friday, February 21, 2020.
Application requirements and procedures
Participation is limited to the first 24 teams that register. A completed application and a check for the registration fee, made payable to Mitchell Hamline School of Law, must be postmarked by Oct. 31, 2019.McGee 2020 Application
While a team may register for openings that might occur after the deadline, applications will be accepted in the order submitted, determined by the postmark or fax date.
REGISTRATION FEE AND PAYMENT
The registration fee is $450 per team. If you anticipate a delay in obtaining the fee, submit the application by October 31 and contact Deb Lange prior to the deadline to arrange separate submission of the fee. Registration fee must be received by the problem release date. If we receive an application without a check and have not heard from you, we will not be able to accept your application.
Please download, complete, and send your application to:
Attn: Deb Lange
McGee Civil Rights Moot Court Competition
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
875 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
Contact Deb Lange at 651-290-6319 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to your participation.