Mooting Benefits and Transferable Skills

Junior Lawyers Event‌‌The benefits of mooting are numerous:

  • Enhance your writing and organization skills
  • Improve your skills in research and analysis
  • Work closely with your teammates towards a common goal
  • Increase your confidence in public speaking
  • Gain valuable practice in developing, structuring and defending your arguments
  • Develop your understanding of the law
  • Improve your ability to think on your feet
  • Hone your oral advocacy and presentation skills
  • Greater marketability of yourself with potential employers

The University of Wolverhampton Law School provides extensive support to the teams from schools and colleges in the form of coaching, including the provision of practice moots before the competitions. Academic staff members will help teams improve their ability to construct legal arguments and develop their advocacy skills through various workshops, and practice moots.