Monday, November 21, 2016

Register Now for the Client Counseling Competition - UPDATED

You are encouraged to participate in the NIU College of Law Internal Client Counseling Competition to select a team to represent Northern Law in the ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition on February 11, 2017 at DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, Illinois.

To participate in the regional competition (if you are selected to represent NIU), you must be a member in good standing of the student section of the American Bar Association as of January 16, 2017. For information about membership, please consult the ABA website at http://www.ambar.org/join. The ABA membership fee is $25. ABA membership is NOT required to participate in the NIU College of Law Internal Client Counseling Competition.

Please read the letter on the first page of the form carefully before registering, as it has detailed instructions from Professor King. All forms should be submitted to the faculty support specialist’s office or emailed to Professor King at yking@niu.edu. Expressions of interest for those who have not yet found a partner for the competition are due by Thanksgiving Thursday, November 24th, the full competition registration form is due no later than Monday, November 28th at 4:00 p.m. and final submissions of interview recordings are due by Thursday, December 8th by 4:00 p.m. Please be sure that your names are legible. Thank you:  http://www.niu.edu/law/_pdfs/CCC-registration-form.pdf