2021 Competition

Syracuse National Trial Competition Oct. 14 – 17, 2021

The College of Law’s Syracuse National Trial Competition (SNTC) is an invite-only trial competition that features leading moot court teams from the nation’s top law schools. Hosted over four days in the fall semester by the College’s Travis H.D. Lewin Advocacy Honor Society, SNTC provides each team with at least four trials along with individual awards that recognize the talented participants. Students conduct opening statements, direct and cross-examinations, and closing arguments. The advocates are judged by distinguished members of the bench and bar from all over the country.The Field is Set for the 2021 Syracuse National Trial Competition!

Congratulations to the competitors:

  • American University Washington College of Law
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
  • Fordham University School of Law
  • George Washington University Law School
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
  • Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law
  • Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
  • Pepperdine Caruso School of Law
  • Samford University Cumberland School of Law
  • South Texas College of Law Houston
  • St. John’s School of Law
  • St. Mary’s University School of Law
  • Suffolk University Law School
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • UCLA School of Law
  • University at Buffalo School of Law
  • University of Akron School of Law
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law
  • University of California, Hastings School of Law
  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • University of South Carolina School of Law
  • Washington University School of Law
  • Western State College of Law at Westcliff University

The competition will be held virtually October 14-17, 2021.

Dates To Remember Revised [PDF]

Schedule of Events [PDF]

SNTS Fact Pattern Competition Rules [PDF]