Volunteers Needed to Judge the Rebel Trojan All-In Mock Trial Tournament

The UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, and the University of Southern California are collaborating to host the “2015 UNLV-USC Rebel Trojan All-In Mock Trial Tournament” on Saturday, January 24 and Sunday, January 25, 2015. The event will be held on the UNLV campus at the Boyd Law School and Greenspun College. Parking is free. Both days will be catered with hot food and a selection of beverages.

Volunteers are necessary for one, or more, of four specific time slots*:

  • Saturday, January 24, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Saturday, January 24, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The event organizers welcome practitioners and judges with civil and/or criminal experience to volunteer. Approximately 132 volunteers are needed to judge these trials. For this year’s competition, the students will present either the plaintiff or defense side in the civil case of Park v. Duran.

All tournament judges meet at least one of the following criteria: 1) be a member of any state’s bar, 2) possess a Juris Doctorate, or 3) have successfully completed an Evidence course at the law school level (AMTA alumni welcome).

To volunteer and get more information about the event, go to http://www.uscmocktrial.org/rebeltrojan/judges.php. Registrants will receive a confirmation email with complete information, including parking, judging guidelines, and the case.

*Feel free to sign up for one, two, three or all four of the time slots!