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Unrivaled Preparation

There’s no substitute for experience. Argue a complex case against top teams.

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Global Network

Cultivate a personal and professional network that spans 7 countries.

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Expanding horizons

Engage with challenging social issues, while learning the value of public service.

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Unrivaled Mock Trial Preparation

  • 2 schools placed in the top 5 at Nationals after competing at Empire the year prior
  • 4 schools placed in the top 10 at Nationals after competing at Empire
  • 8 schools placed in the top 20 at Nationals after competing at Empire
  • 16 schools qualified for Nationals after competing at Empire

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    students


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    states


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    nations


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