About Us

Cornell University‚Äôs Mock Trial program strives to provide undergraduate students practical experience in forming legal arguments, speaking publicly, acting, and becoming familiar with legal procedure in a competitive setting. Each year, about thirty students compete in ten invitational, regional, and national tournaments in hopes of winning the¬†national title. This past year, the program qualified all three teams for the Opening Round Championship Tournament as well as individual witness and attorney awards, earning Cornell’s place as one of the most competitive Mock Trial programs nationwide.