About the Moot Court Bar

Statement of Purpose:
The Moot Court Bar has been established by students of the University of South Carolina School of Law in order to learn and adopt principles of appellate advocacy; to enhance analytical, writing, and oral advocacy skills; to administer intramural moot court competitions at the Law School; to select and prepare teams to represent the Law School at extramural moot court competitions; to encourage respect for the highest standards of professionalism before our state and federal appellate courts; and to promote the Moot Court Bar’s activities within the Law School, the legal profession, and the community at large.

Contact Information:
Moot Court Office – Law School Office 339
Chief Justice – Laura Harvell (harvelll@email.sc.edu)
Faculty Advisor: Robert T. Bockman, Esq. (bockman@law.sc.edu)