The 1L Closing Argument Competition provides first-year students an opportunity to apply the facts of a case to the jury instructions and deliver a closing argument to a jury. It is intended as the first step for students who want to learn trial skills.
The 2018 winners are:
- Champions: Bethany Bonsu (Prosecution Champion) and Spencer Chikahisa (Defense Champion)
- Runners-up: Arlo Harmon (Prosecution) and Katelyn Ditzler (Defense)