General Information

2021 Competition
The virtual Tennessee State High School Mock Trial Competition will take place March 19-20, 2021. 

Grant Opportunities for Teams
Coming soon

Map of Competition Districts
Traditionally, the state is divided into 14 districts and organized preliminary district competitions. For 2021, the 14 districts have been divided into 3 grand divisions of the state: West, Middle and East. The Grand Division Competitions took place Feb. 19-21. Winners of the grand division competitions will advance to the state competition. Download map of the Districts and Grand Divisions.

Structure of Competition Rounds
Coming soon 

National Competition
Tennessee’s state mock trial champion is eligible to participate in the National High School Mock Trial Championship, which is held each May. Visit the organization's website to see past winners, a sample case database and a list of state mock trial coordinators. Connect with the group on Facebook or follow it on Twitter.

Sign Up for Email Updates
To be added to the TBA’s email distribution list for competition information and case updates, sign up here.

Championship Round Videos
Want to see what some of the state’s best teams look like in action? Check out past competitions on the TBA's YouTube Channel

Donations of any amount can always be made to the Mock Trial program. Funds donated to the Mock Trial Fund account will be used to subsidize the cost of attending the state mock trial competition for lower-income or rural schools. You can donate on the online payment portal or make your checks payable to Tennessee Bar Association and note "Mock Trial Fund" in the memo line. Send checks to Tennessee Bar Association, 221 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 400, Nashville, TN 37219.