Written advocacy

Here you fill find articles from the Moot Court Advocacy Series that explain how to produce a winning written submission. The first season is dedicated to the basics and discusses essential features of a good memorandum.

Written Advocacy – Season II of the Moot Court Advocacy Series

1. Episode I: The Mindset

From this episode you will learn what are the basic assumptions you should always have at the back of your head while writing a memorandum.

2. Episode II: The Essentials

In this episode we explore the actions you should take as a team before you actually start drafting a memorandum.

3. Episode III: Getting Started

This episode is about lying foundations for you future award-winning memorandum and five crucial elements that will help you through the entire drafting process.

4. Episode IV: Structure of Your Memorandum

An episode which discusses in detail how to plan your memorandum so that its excellent merits are not overshadowed by poor structure.

5. Episode V: Making an Argument

In this episode I lay down rules which govern making a legal argument which is logical and persuasive.

6. Episode VI: The Great Dos

An episode dedicated to good practices you should follow while writing a memorandum.

7. Episode VII: The Great Dos 2

A second episode dedicated to good practices you should follow while writing a memorandum.

8. Episode VIII: The Great Don’ts 

An episode which discusses common mistakes you should avoid when drafting a memorandum.

9. Episode IX: The Great Don’ts 2

Another episode which discusses even more common mistakes you should avoid when drafting a memorandum.

10. Episode X: The Importance of Reviewing

This episode explains why you should review your memorandum thoroughly and multiple times.