The Broun National Trial Team is a nationally known program
competing in trial advocacy across the country. The program gives students the
opportunity to gain trial skills and courtroom experience. Students meet and
work with professors and attorney's in preparation for competition.
The Broun National Trial Team hosts the annual Kilpatrick Stockton
Trial Competition held at the University of North Carolina School of Law at the
start of the Spring Semester. This competition is an inter-school mock trial
competition for 1L students at North Carolina Law Schools. The Kilpatrick
Stockton Trial Competition is the first opportunity for law students to get
exposure to litigation. Students will learn and practice trial skills focusing
on opening statements, direct examinations, cross examinations, and closing
In 2014, the Broun National Trial Team partnered with NCCU School
of Law to host the TYLA regional competition. TYLA is a national competition
held in Texas. The teams who compete at the national competition have won their
various regional competitions in order to advance. Members of the Broun
National Trial Team prepare the tournament as well as compete for the chance to
advance to the national competition. In 2014, the regional competition was held
at the Durham County Courthouse on February 7-9.
Any questions regarding the Broun National Trial Team should be
directed to email@example.com.
Any schools and/or students interested in competing should email firstname.lastname@example.org or sign up during lunch time in Rotunda.