Here’s What the 2020-21 Mock Trial Season Will Look Like for The LitiGators

The 2020-21 competitive season will be different from previous years. Nonetheless, we will still have a season! Both The LitiGators and the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) are putting precautions in place to help keep mockers healthy and safe amid COVID-19. While there are still unknowns, here’s what we know so far.   Tournaments will […]

Spring 2020 Highlights

The start of spring semester marks the beginning of the American Mock Trial Association’s (AMTA) national competition season. The LitiGators began by hosting 29 teams at the Second Annual Swamp Invitational held at the UF Levin College of Law. Three LitiGator teams competed at Swamp while the remaining two teams competed at the Ramblin Wreck […]

UF LitiGators Win Big at Regionals!

The UF Mock Trial LitiGators are one of the early frontrunners in the 2020 American Mock Trial Association national competition season. The first step in that season is Regional tournaments, where the 700 teams across the country are divided into 24-team groups. The top quarter of those teams receive a bid to compete at the […]

Second Annual Swamp Invitational

The University of Florida Mock Trial Team, also known as the UF LitiGators, recently hosted the Swamp Invitational on January 18-19, 2020. The Swamp Invitational was sponsored by Phelps Dunbar, a law firm that offers national talent with local pricing to companies in the Gulf South. The competition consists of four rounds in which a […]

First Annual Swamp Invitational

The UF LitiGators hosted their First Annual Swamp Invitational at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Nearly a dozen schools from Florida, the East Coast, and the Midwest attended the Swamp Invitational, sponsored by Phelps Dunbar. Judges, attorneys, and law school students from Gainesville and beyond volunteered to judge the four rounds of […]

LitiGators Summer 2019 Spotlights

The UF LitiGators spent their summer in a variety of ways. Whether it be traveling, interning, studying or working, the LitiGators were there. As the summer comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to spotlight the summers of three LitiGators.  This summer, LitiGator Jessica Lorenzo interned at Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann […]

2019 Growlin Gator Charity Tournament

In April 2019, the LitiGators hosted the Growlin Gator Charity Tournament at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. With the competitive season coming to a close, dozens of teams from as far as Wisconsin traveled to Gainesville, Florida to compete in the charity tournament. The proceeds of the tournament were donated to Innocence […]