Office of Student Affairs

Writing Competitions

This is a compilation of writing competitions about which the University has received information and are posted as a courtesy for students should they wish to participate.

1-800-LAW FIRM

1-800-LAW-FIRM is launching a writing contest on July 1, 2014  challenging law school students to demonstrate with an essay of at least 1,000 words how they would improve the legal system. The grand prize is a $10,000 law school scholarship. Entries will be accepted from Tuesday, July 1, through Sunday, Oct. 5.  The 1-800-LAW FIRM Law School Essay Contest is open to all law students who are at least 18 years of age and who will be enrolled, or will be enrolling, at an accredited United States law school in 2014-2015. Applicants are evaluated based on their essay which must demonstrate how they would improve the legal industry during their career.

Law School Essay Contest 2014-2015

Submission Deadline: October 5, 2014

Louis Jackson Law Firm and Chicago-Kent College of Law

International Association of Defense Counsel

2014 Legal Writing Contest

Submission Deadline: May 16, 2014

University of Oklahoma

The Oklahoma Supreme Court and the Sovereignty Symposium

Native American Law

Submission Deadline: May 1, 2014

John Marshall Law School Center For International Law

2014 Global Markets Law Journal Writing Competition

Submission Deadline: February 15, 2014

IT-Lex Journal

Technology Law Writing Contest

Submission Deadline: May 2, 2014