MSBA High School Mock Trial

Sponsored By:   MSBA Children & the Law Section
Minneapolis, MN
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Important Dates for the 2018-19 Season

The Minnesota High School Mock Trial Program is an exciting law-related education program that introduces students to the American legal system and provides a challenging opportunity for personal growth and achievement. Your students will exercise their critical thinking and teamwork skills, as well as the basic skills learned in the classroom.


2019 State Champion, Apple Valley High School

To order the DVD of the final Championship round (Apple Valley HS v. Breck School), click here



2019-20 Calendar

Date What
Friday, October 11, 2019 Registration Deadline
Wednesday, October 16, 2019  2020 Case Released - Online
Friday, October 18, 2019 Late Registration Deadline
Monday, November 11, 2019 Team/Coaches Workshop - Minneapolis
Monday, December 9, 2019
Friday, December 13, 2019 Judges Training - Minneapolis
Week of January 6, 2020 Round 1 - Statewide
Week of January 13, 2020 Round 2 - Statewide
Week of January 20, 2020 Round 3 - Statewide
Week of January 27, 2020 Make-up Trials, if applicable
Week of February 3, 2020 Round 4 - Statewide
Week of February 10, 2020 Round 5, if applicable - Statewide
March 5-6, 2020 State Tournament - St. Paul
April 1, 2020 NHSMTC Case Released 
May 6-10, 2020 NHSMTC - Evansville, IN

posted 07/01/2016
Start a Mock Trial Team

Click HERE to find out how.  

Kim Basting, Mock Trial Director
(612) 278-6306 or (800) 882-6722

The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which every person can participate in the Mock Trial program.  Please contact us if there are reasonable accommodations that would allow you to participate more fully.  

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