Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament
Date: Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2019
Location: Levin College of Law Campus, Gainesville, Florida
The University of Florida Levin College of Law will be hosting its fifth National Trial Advocacy Tournament Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2019, on the campus of the Fredric G. Levin College of Law, 309 Village Drive, Gainesville, Florida. We encourage all accredited law schools to apply for a spot in the tournament. We want to provide an opportunity for talented law students from all over the country to showcase their advocacy skills. Awards will be given for best closing argument, best cross examination, and best advocate, in addition to traditional finalist and first-place awards. There will be two preliminary rounds and three elimination rounds (quarter, semi, and final). Each school may apply to send one team of four advocates.
Register for the tournament by completing the form below.
The deadline for applications is Friday, July 26, 5 p.m. EST.
Accepted schools will be notified on or before Thursday, August 1, 5 p.m. EST.
A registration fee of $575 will be due no later than Monday, August 12, 5 p.m. EST. The fee may be paid by credit card online.
The packet will be released to all registered schools on or before Friday, September 6.
Travel, hotel, and other hospitality information will be provided soon. A block of rooms will be reserved at one of the hotels near the law school campus. We are happy to provide helpful information to all schools regarding travel arrangements and accommodations.