2019 Moot Competition
The 2019 Moot Competition question, set by by our Moot Master Nina Pindham, has now been released; please see below. All skeleton arguments need to be submitted as per the rules (please see below) by 4pm 14 January 2019. All competitors will be notified of the selection outcome during week commencing 28 January 2019. The semi-finals and finals will be held at King’s College in London on 22 February 2019. If you have any questions, please contact UKELA's Senior Administrator, Elly-Mae Gadsby at firstname.lastname@example.org
2019 Moot Competition Training Sessions
We are pleased to be able to offer Moot training; kindly arranged and hosted by No 5 Chambers. The session in Birmingham will have a slightly earlier start time of 4.45pm, finishing at 5.45pm. Spaces are still available; please follow the link below to secure your place:
2018 Moot Competition Winners
We are pleased to announce that the winners of the UKELA Annual Moot Competition 2018 are as follows:
The Dame Frances Patterson (Junior) Moot winners are Joseph Broadway and Michael Linnane (The Open University Law Society)
The Lord Slynn (Senior) Moot winners are Anne Hogarth and Joseph Meethan (University of London)
Well done to all who took part. It was clear from the nervous energy in the ante-room how much this meant to the entrants; a huge amount of effort went into their preparation and this was reflected in the high level shown throughout the competition. UKELA would like to thank our Moot master, Nina Pindham, the semi-finals judges Thea Osmund-Smith and Howard Leithead, and Lord Justice Dove, who travelled down from Manchester to judge the finals of this competition. We should also like to extend our gratitude to King's College, London, for kindly hosting again, to our generous sponsors, No 5 Chambers and LawText, and to Paul Leonard for taking photographs throughout the day.
2017 Moot competition
The 2017 Moot finals were held on 6 March. Our hosts were King's College London and the event was sponsored by No 5 Chambers. The Senior competition was won by Gayatri Parthasarathy (University of Law) and Leyla Garahan (City University). The Junior competition winners were Jonathan Welch and Helen Rodger, both students at City University. Congratulations to the winning teams and well done to all who took part. The calibre of entries was very high once again which made it very difficult for our judges! Thank you to LawText and No 5 Chambers for providing the prizes.
2016 Moot Competition
The 2016 Moot finals were held on 8 March, once again kindly hosted by Kings College London and sponsored by No5 Chambers. The winners of the Senior Competition were Joe Newbigin and Charles Forrest, pupils from Francis Taylor Building; whilst the Junior Competition was won by Gayatri Parthasarathy and Caspar Bartscherer, students from Oxford University. Congratulations to the winning teams! Once again, the standard of entry was high, with all entrants commended on their entries. Thank you to Lawtext and No5 Chambers for providing the prizes.
2015 Moot Competition
The 2015 Moot finals were held on 10 March, kindly hosted by Kings College London and sponsored by No5 Chambers. The winners of the Senior Competition were Caroline Daly and Charles Streeten, pupils from Francis Taylor Building; whilst the Junior Competition was won by Abigail Scott and Amy Woolfson, students from Open University. Congratulations must go to the winning teams and the worthy runner's up in both competitions. The standard of entry this year was particularly high and all entrants are to be commended on the hard work they put into their entries. Thank you to Lawtext and No5 Chambers for providing the prizes.
2014 Moot Competition
The moot finals were held on June 11th and we are delighted to announce that the winners were Navida Quadi and Daniel Webb of Lincoln's Inn (junior moot) and Rachel Jones and Alex Greaves of Francis Taylor Buildings (senior moot).