UH Law Center's Blakely Advocacy Institute names contenders for 2019 Hunton Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship

June 5, 2018 —   The University of Houston Law Center's Blakely Advocacy Institute has released its 2017-2018 ranking of the country's moot court programs with the top 16 qualifying for next year's national championship.

The moot court rankings, based on a point system created by Jim Lawrence, executive director of the Blakely Institute, have provided law schools an objective measurement for the strength of their moot court program.

The rankings are directly tied to the Hunton Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship in which the top 16 moot court programs are invited to Houston to compete for the national title in January.
The schools include:

    • South Texas College of Law Houston
    • Chicago-Kent College of Law
    • Baylor Law School
    • University of Oklahoma College of Law
    • UC Hastings College of the Law
    • NYU School of Law
    • Texas Tech University School of Law
    • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    • University of Georgia School of Law
    • William & Mary Law School
    • UC Berkeley School of Law
    • Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
    • St. Mary's University School of Law
    • Florida Coastal School of Law
    • Georgetown Law
    • Washington University School of Law

The University of Oklahoma College of Law won the 2018 Moot Court National Championship after Georgetown Law won the previous two years.

Click here for the complete rankings.

Click here for the rankings' scoring methodology.

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