A Practical Guide to Mooting

by Jeffrey Hill

Table of Contents

Part I: Introductory Issues

  1. An Introduction to Mooting
  2. Knowledge of Key Aspects of the Legal System

Part II: The Assessment of Moots: What are the judges looking for?

  1. Style and Presentation
  2. Structure and Content of Legal Argument
  3. Responding to your Opponent's Submissions
  4. Dealing With the Judges in a Moot
  5. Use of Authorities
  6. Analysis of R v Owen Owens

Part III: Miscellaneous Issues

  1. The Provision of Feedback and How to Deal with it
  2. Written Moots/Skeleton Arguments
  3. International Mooting Competitions
  4. Further Reading