National Civil Trial Competition

Celebrating 15 Years Of Excellence

The NCTC is an invitational tournament open to all ABA-accredited law schools that have demonstrated excellence in mock trial competitions and/or demonstrated excellence in the training of law students in litigation skills. The purpose of the tournament is to provide student litigants an opportunity to develop and display the skills of a successful civil litigator. Students will be required to perform opening statements, direct- and cross-examination of expert and lay witnesses and finally closing arguments, as well as argue objections based on the Federal Rules of Evidence. The competition's title sponsor is Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP. Other sponsors include Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP and CourtCall.

Congratulations to the Schools selected to compete in the 2016 Competition:

American University Washington College of Law

Baylor Law School

Campbell University School of Law

Duquesne University School of Law

Georgetown University Law Center

Harvard Law School

The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University

Samford University, Cumberland School of Law

Stetson University College of Law

Suffolk University Law School

Temple University Law School

Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University

University of Akron School of Law

University of California, Berkeley, School of Law

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law

Washington University, St. Louis


Title Sponsor:

Greene, Broillet & Wheeler logo


Court Call logo

NCTC Documents

2016 NCTC Case Packet (password protected PDF)