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Writing Competitions

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ABA Competitions                                      

International Law                                     

Alcohol Policy

American Indian Law                     

Business Law

Labor & Employment Law

Civil & Criminal Law

Lawyers' Professional Liability

Copyright Law

Legal Ethics

Elder Law

LGBTI Community Law

Entertainment Law

Securities Law

Environmental Law

Social Policy & the Law

Family Law

Tax Law

Health Law       

Women & the Law
  Various Other Law Competitions

 


 American Bar Association Essay & Writing Competitions


ABA Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee Writing Competition for Law Students


 American Indian Law Writing Competition


Ladas Memorial Student & Professional Award Competition


ASECA Securities Law Writing Competition


Grammy Foundation Writing Competition


 Endangered Environmental Laws Writing Competition


State Bar of Michigan Environmental Law Essay Contest 


Hogan/Smoger Access to Justice Essay Contest 


American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers Writing Competition


 Food & Drug Law Institute's H. Thomas Austern Memorial Writing Competition


 Trandafir International Business Writing Competition


Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition


National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Student Writing Competition


College of Labor & Employment Lawyers Writing Competition for Law Students


Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment & Labor Law


 Howard C. Schwab Memorial Essay Contest


Center for Alcohol Policy Essay Contest


Tannenwald Writing Competition


Federal Bar Association Tax Writing Competition


Paul Faherty Tax Law Writing Competition


Michael Greenberg Student Writing Competition


American College of Legal Medicine Student Writing Competition


 American College of Bioethics Student Writing Competition


 State Bar of Michigan Health Care Law Annual Writing Competition


Epstein Becker Green Health Law Writing Competition


Sarah Weddington Writing Prize in Reproductive Rights


Levit Essay Contest on Lawyers' Professional Liability


Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition


American Judges Association Law Student Essay Competition


William W. Greenhalgh Student Writing Competition


Federal Circuit Bar Association George Hutchinson Writing Competition


James William Moore Federal Practice Award


ABA Section of International Law Rona R. Mears Student Writing Competition


Warren E. Burger Writing Competition


 Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition


 International Association of Defense Counsel Legal Writing Competition


 Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition


 National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees Law Student Writing Competition


University of Connecticut School of Law Student Legal Writing Competition


American Intellectual Property Law Association Robert C. Watson Competition


Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing 


Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship 


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