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 2019 State Moot Court Competition was held in Austin, June 11-13, 2019.

Please click here to view the competition program and please click here for a list of the results.  Click here for pictures. 

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 2020 competition, please contact Bree Trevino at

2019 Problem

2018-2019 State Moot Court Problem (posted and emailed out Feb. 8, 2019)

TYLA State Moot Court Rules (updated 2019)

Past Problems