Friendly mooting round: La Trobe Law School VS Deakin Law School

  This year La Trobe is entering a very competitive team of four top law students in the Willem C. Vis International Arbitration Moot. The Vis moot is one of the largest and most prestigious international moot competitions in the world, and attracts up… Continue Reading

Good luck to our Jessup mooting team!

On 7 february 2016, a group of La Trobe Law School students will head to Canberra to compete in the qualifying rounds of the 2017 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. We wish them to best of luck… Continue Reading

Preparing for the 2017 Willem C. Vis Commercial Arbitration Moot

By Kieren Bramham Mooting has always been something that’s given me a practical opportunity to apply all of the reading required in law school. I remember thinking during my first moot that I was learning more about criminal law than… Continue Reading

2016 High School Mooting Competition Finals

High School Mooting Competition Finals 2016

The La Trobe Law School High School Mooting Competition was launched in 2011 and is open to Year 11 legal studies students from partner schools in Melbourne’s North and regional communities in Bendigo. Following three days of preliminary rounds in the… Continue Reading

Chief Justice Robert French Opens La Trobe Law School Moot Court

On Friday 27 May 2016, the La Trobe Law School warmly welcomed the current Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, his Honour Chief Justice Robert French AC, to open the law school’s new Moot Court. The Moot Court… Continue Reading

Karina Plain Reflects on the La Trobe’s Secondary School Mooting Competition

La Trobe Law School runs a Secondary School Moot Competition annually for Year 11 Legal Studies students from schools around Melbourne and regional Victoria. Traditionally, La Trobe Law School has invited only schools from across Melbourne to participate, but last… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School’s Secondary School Mooting Competition 2016

This week heralded the beginning of the general rounds of La Trobe Law School’s Secondary School Mooting Competition. The competition sees fourteen teams of Year 11 Legal Studies students represent their school to battle it out for a place in the… Continue Reading

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Opening Ceremony of the New La Trobe Law School Moot Court: Friday 27 May 2016

Renovations have been completed on La Trobe Law School’s new state-of-the-art Moot Court. These facilities were built to reflect the Federal Court and aim to support our excellence in mooting. The sound acoustics, cutting edge technology and sophisticated space provide… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School Mooter Mariam Francis Looks Back on the 2016 Vis Moots

VIS Moot La Trobe 2016

On 4 March 2016 at 11:30am, four very excited albeit a little stressed law students boarded a flight to Hong Kong to participate in the 13th Vis East Moot and then to Vienna to participate in the 23rd Willem C.… Continue Reading