2020 TYLA National Trial Competition – Region 14

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Welcome to the 2020 Berkeley regional of the Texas Young Lawyers Association’s National Trial Competition. The National Trial Competition will be scheduled across fifteen regions of the United States in February, 2020. The National Finals will be held in Fort Worth, TX, April 1-5, 2020.

 

 

 

Information for Competitors and Coaches

Information for Judges

Information for Witnesses

Announcements

Participating Law Schools

 

Case File, Rules, and Pairings

  • The case file and rules can be downloaded from the TYLA NTC homepage

  • 2020 NTC Pairings

 

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Schedule of Events

THURSDAY, JAN. 30, 2020

3:00 p.m.                    Coaches’ Meeting                                                          
4:45 p.m.                     Assembly at the Courthouse
5:15 p.m                       Briefings of Evaluators, Witnesses, and Bailiffs
5:30 p.m.                     Witnesses Released to Trials
5:45 p.m.                     Judges and Attorneys Released to Trials
6:00  p.m.                    Trials Begin

FRIDAY, JAN. 31, 2020

4:45 p.m.                    Assembly at the Courthouse
5:15 p.m.                     Briefings of Evaluators, Witnesses, and Bailiffs
5:30 p.m.                    Witnesses Released to Trials
5:45 p.m.                     Judges and Attorneys Released to Trials
6:00 p.m.                    Trials Begin

SATURDAY, FEB. 1, 2020         

8:30 a.m.                     Assembly at the Courthouse
8:45-9:00 a.m.           Briefings of Evaluators, Witnesses, and Bailiffs
9:00 a.m.                     Witnesses Released to Trials
9:15 a.m.                       Judges and Attorneys Released to Trials
9:30 a.m.                      Trials Begin

1:00 p.m.                      Invitation of Coaches to Review Ballots and Semi-Final Round Pairings
1:15 p.m.                       Announcement of Semi-Final Round Pairings
1:45-2:00 p.m.            Briefings of Evaluators, Witnesses, and Bailiffs
2:00 p.m.                     Witnesses Released to Semi-Final Rounds
2:15 p.m.                       Judges and Attorneys Released to Semi-Final Rounds
2:30 p.m.                      Semi-Final Rounds Begin

SUNDAY, FEB. 2, 2020         

8:30 a.m.                      Assembly at the Courthouse
8:45-9:00 a.m.            Briefings of Evaluators, Witnesses, and Bailiffs
9:00 a.m.                      Witnesses Released to Final Rounds
9:15 a.m.                       Judges and Attorneys Released to Final Rounds
9:30 a.m.                      Final Rounds Begin

 

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Event Locations

Competition

Phillip Burton Federal Building

450 Golden Gate Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102-3489

Map

 

 

 

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Hotel Information

 
Hotel information should be available sometime the week of December 16.
 

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Announcements

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2020 Participating Law Schools

Arizona State University – O’Connor School of Law

Golden Gate University School of Law

Santa Clara University School Of Law

Stanford Law School

University of Arizona – Rogers College of Law

University of California, Berkeley School of Law

University of California-Davis School of Law

University of California-Hastings College of Law

University of Hawaii at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law

University of Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law

Stetson University College of Law

University of New Mexico School of Law

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law

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