The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London is offering an opportunity to students from across the world to participate in thr Herbert Smith Freehills Competition Law Moot. The competition is generously sponsored by Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world’s leading law firms.
Teams are invited to submit memoranda which will be marked by competition law academics and practitioners. The 12 teams with the highest marked memoranda will be invited to the oral rounds at Somerset House East Wing, the home of The Dickson Poon School of Law.
The competition will provide an excellent opportunity for students to practise and improve advocacy skills in front of a judging panel, drawn from international competition law specialists.
The Dickson Poon School of Law
King’s College London
London WC2R 2LS
- Mid November 2017: Publication of the problem question
- 22 Jan 2018: Deadline for registration
- 29 Jan 2018: Deadline for requesting clarifications
- 19 Feb 2018: Publication of clarifications
- 9 April 2018: Deadline for submission of written pleadings
- 14-16 June 2018: Oral round at King’s College London
King’s College Londond is pleased to offer one scholarship of £2000 to cover the cost of participating in the oral round for student members of a team from a University in a Medium or Low HDI Country.
This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the score in the written round and the team with the highest score qualifies for the scholarship and to participate in the oral round.
The Registration Fees to enter the competition is £ 120 per team. There are no separate fees for the Oral round.
The link for online registration is provided here.
The detailed rules for the competition can be found here.
For any queries about the Herbert Smith Freehills Competition Law Moot please contact at [email protected]
For further information, please refer to the official page here.