Mooting- integral part of law schools

Mooting often referred as moot court is the replica of actual hearings taking place in the courts of justice. Various universities and legal institutions have moot court as a part of their curriculum. Moot courts help the budding lawyers to develop research skills, advocacy skills, planning and team spirit, interpretation of law and its applicability. Most importantly it aids in developing the oratory skills and helps the participants build confidence in themselves even before they enter the profession. It gives first hand experience of actual court proceedings to the participants. Each team represents themselves as respondent or defendant. The participants learn to draft as they prepare memorials for their respective sides. Research helps them learn and understand various laws and to link them effectively.

The partcipants are required to dress as per the dress code of advocates for the moot courts. This practice of moot courts enables the overall growth of the budding lawyers. Also moot courts help one to evaluate and to improve upon various skills. This enables one to come out of law schools with flying colours. The oral arguments help the participants to argue wisely rather than fighting over issues. The real court room activities are performed at moot courts. It’s advisable for law students to make maximum benefit of moot courts to sail through this challenging legal profession. As moot courts enable to overcome fear, strengthen oratory skills, enhance drafting ability, developing research minds and most importantly it helps to shape a student into a prospective lawyer.

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