SOAS University of London

School of Law

Mooting at SOAS

Mooting forms part of the assessment for International Commercial Arbitration. The SOAS Bar Society organises the annual Rose Heilbron Mooting Cup competition, which is open to second and third year students. Michel Massih QC runs an advocacy training workshop. There are numerous opportunities to be involved in external mooting competitions. This year, for example, SOAS will be sending teams to compete at the ESU-Essex Court Mooting Competition, Inner Temple Inter-Varsity Moot, Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, ICC Moot Court Competition, LSE-Featherstone MootFrankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court and the IBA-VIAC CDRC Vienna Mediation and Negotiation Competition. SOAS also regularly sends a team to the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.