MBA Mock Trial Tournament: Teams compete in Regionals/Sweet 16 Trials

Thursday, March 5, 2020
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Mock Trial Committee Chair Patrick Francomano speaks to more than 600 students at the start of the Regionals and Sweet 16 Mock Trials on March 1.

The Massachusetts Bar Association's Mock Trial Program held its Regionals and Sweet 16 Trials on Sunday, March 1, at Clark University in Worcester. Thirty-two teams and more than 600 students competed in 24 trials. The remaining teams will now compete in the Elite Eight and Final Four trials on Thursday, March 12, at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston. 

The final two teams will meet at the Mock Trial State Championship on Friday, March 20, at the Great Hall in Faneuil Hall, Boston.

The Mock Trial Program is administered by the MBA, with support from the Massachusetts Bar Foundation and the law firm of Morrison Mahoney LLP.