Empire Mock Trial offers high school students a life-changing experience found nowhere else: the chance to test their critical thinking and communication skills against the best-of-the-best, in one of the world’s greatest cities, while forming lifelong friendships and international connections. To learn more about our programs — Empire New York: The World Championship; and Empire San Francisco: A New Beginning — click on the links below. And for first-hand accounts of the impact of our programs on participants, visit the “Meet Our Family” page or watch the trial round videos posted throughout the site.

We hope you will be inspired to join us!


The Southern Showdown September 21 - 25

San Francisco

The Battle by The Bay October 5 - 9

New York

The World Championship November 16 - 20


The 2017 season is upon us —
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