About competitions

The QUT Law Society (QUTLS) Competitions team run a variety of competitions throughout the year to best engage students with a number of different skills including advocacy, research, paper-writing and many other skills well-received within the professional industry.

In 2017, a variety of competitions will be conducted to give students the opportunity to test their skills and learn new ones. These include:

Semester 1

  • Herbert Smith Freehills Junior Moot Competition
  • King & Wood Mallesons Senior Moot Competition
  • QUT PLT Client Interview Competition
  • QUT PLT Witness Examination Competition

Semester 2

  • Herbert Smith Freehills Paper Presentation
  • QUT v UQ Grudge Moot
  • QUTLS First Year Moot
  • Ashurst Commercial Arbitration
  • Clayton Utz Negotiation

To keep up to date with all competitions, like and follow our Facebook page and check out our Noticeboard.

For all competition enquiries, please email our Director of Competitions at director.competitions@qutlawsociety.com


Interested in judging?

If you are interested in judging one of our many competitions, please email our Director of Competitions at director.competitions@qutlawsociety.com


Winners & Finalists

2017

QUT PLT Witness Examination Final

  • Winner: Luke Richmond
  • Runner up: Christian Jeffrey

QUT PLT Client Interview Final

  • Winners: Jake Stacey, Tom Menzler
  • Runner up: Maddison Dantu-Hann, Jordan Smith

King & Wood Mallesons Senior Moot Final

  • Winners: Helen Driscoll, Erin Laird, Laura Falkner
  • Runner up: Alexander Neilson, Thomas Feeney

Herbert Smith Freehills Junior Moot Final

  • Winners: Annabel Phelan, Taylor Thomas, Saskia Gude
  • Runner up: Geordie Sargeant, Liam Ross, Georgia Morrison

Clayton utz NEGOTIATION final

  • Winners: Courtney Brown, Andrew Gray  
  • Runner Up: Tamara Moretto, Peter Jew

Ashurst commercial arbitration final

  • Winners: Anastasia Stoenko, Tristan Hall (best speaker)
  • Runner up: Kate Archibald, Thomas Feeney

QUTLS First Year Moot final

  • Winners: Calum Thwaites, Liam Ross
  • Runner up: Tobias Hill, Adam Caldwell

Herbert Smith Freehills Paper Presentation Final

  • Winner: Rebecca Humphries
  • Second place: Tristan Hall
  • Third place: Yale Choi