Wagner Competition

The 41st Annual Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition

Each spring, the New York Law School Moot Court Association administers the Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition. For 40 years, as many as 50 schools from across the country have competed in this prestigious event.

The Wagner Competition is the nation’s largest student-run moot court competition and the premier national competition dedicated exclusively to labor and employment law. The Moot Court Association sponsors this competition in honor of the late United States Senator Robert F. Wagner, our distinguished alumnus.

Important Dates

The 41st Annual Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition will be held March 24-26, 2017.

Registration opens on October 17, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. (EST). At that time, schools will be able to register up to two teams.

Registration closes on December 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. (EST) or once 50 teams are registered, whichever occurs first.

The fact pattern and rules will be released on January 17, 2017, and briefs are due by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on February 21, 2017.

Fees

The non-refundable registration fee for this year’s competition is $640 per team. The fee includes entry into the competition and two tickets to the awards ceremony and cocktail reception. Teams may purchase additional non-refundable tickets for $80 each.

Click here to register.