State Moot Court Competition

State Moot Court Competition

Each year in conjunction with the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, the Texas Young Lawyers Association invites all ABA-accredited law schools in Texas to compete.

The 2018 State Moot Court Competition will be held in Houston, June 19-21, 2018.

The 2017 State Moot Court Competition was held in Dallas, June 20-22, 2017.  Please click here to view the competition program and please click here for a list of the results.

The Texas Supreme Court or the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals presides over the final round (depending on whether it is a civil or criminal problem).

If you are interested in participating in the competition, please contact Bree Trevino at


2017-2018 State Moot Court Problem (posted and emailed out Feb. 8, 2018)
TYLA State Moot Court Rules (updated 2017)


Past Problems