Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, also known as the Jessup Moot, is the oldest and largest international moot competition in the world, attracting participants from 700 law schools in more than 100 countries in recent years.The competition has been described as the most prestigious moot court competition in the world by a large number of organisations and universities internationally, and is one of the grand slam or major moots. The competition is a simulation of a fictional dispute between countries before the International Court of Justice (ICJ). It is named after Philip Jessup, who once served on the ICJ, and is organised by the International Law Students Association.

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Teams to complete in Jessup competition have to go throw national rounds in your country. To see page of national rounds please chose the country.

Jessup
Statistics since
2013
Eligibility
International
Location
USA
Working Languages
English
Field
Public International Law
Website
Social network
Jessup Editions
2021
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013

Organisers

Title
International Law Students Association
2019,2021

Number of Teams

Past Finalists (International Rounds)

Year
Winner
Runner-up
2021
University of Sydney
flag-AU Australia
National University of Singapore
flag-SG Singapore
2019
Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE)
flag-HU Hungary
Columbia University
flag-US United States (USA)
2018
University of Queensland
flag-AU Australia
National Law School of India University
flag-IN India
2017
University of Sydney
flag-AU Australia
Norman Manley Law School
flag-JM Jamaica
2016
University of Buenos Aires
flag-AR Argentina
University of Pennsylvania
flag-US United States (USA)
2015
University of Sydney
flag-AU Australia
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
flag-CL Chile
2014
University of Queensland
flag-AU Australia
Singapore Management University
flag-SG Singapore
2013
National Law School of India University
flag-IN India
Singapore Management University
flag-SG Singapore

Track records

Law School
Winner
Runner-up
Recent title
University of Sydney
flag-AU Australia
3
0
2021
University of Queensland
flag-AU Australia
2
0
2018
National Law School of India University
flag-IN India
1
1
2013
Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE)
flag-HU Hungary
1
0
2019
University of Buenos Aires
flag-AR Argentina
1
0
2016
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