Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee is seeking volunteers for this
year's mock trial event at the Iowa State Fair Aug. 14-15 and Aug. 21-22.
Volunteers will receive free admission to the fair and free parking for the
days of participation.
trial-by-jury event engages fair-goers, allowing them to act as jurors during
the YLD-led mock trial event. Two-attorney teams have the opportunity to make
opening and closing arguments and to examine four witnesses (two opportunities
for direct and two for cross exam). Judges and court reporters from
across Iowa volunteer to participate in the event each year.
interested in putting together teams should email Nile Hicks at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or Tom Hillers at email@example.com. Questions should
also be directed to Hicks and Hillers.