On or before Friday, May 18, 2012.
All J.D. candidates currently enrolled in an accredited law school are eligible to participate in the IADC (International Association of Defense Counsel
) Legal Writing Contest.
Subjects must be in the fields of tort law, insurance law, civil procedure, evidence or other areas of the law of practical concern to lawyers engaged in the defense or management of the defense of civil litigation.
First place - $2,000 and plaque
Second place - $1,000 and plaque
Third place - $500 and plaque
Honorable mention - Plaque
Winning and honorable mention entries are considered for publication in the IADC's quarterly academic publication, the Defense Counsel Journal
. All entrants receive a one-year subscription to the Defense Counsel Journal
Rules and Guidelines
For more information about the writing contest, the Rules and Guidelines, visit www.iadclaw.org/publications/contest.aspx
Entries, along with the completed Entry Form
, must be sent to the International Association of Defense Counsel, via electronic mail to Mary Dannevik at firstname.lastname@example.org
, on or before Friday, May 18, 2012