2017 IADC Legal Writing Contest

DEADLINE: Entries must be received on or before Friday, May 19, 2017.

All J.D. candidates currently enrolled in accredited law schools are eligible to participate in the IADC Legal Writing Contest. Entrants must write on subjects 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 publications, the Defense Counsel Journal.  The judges may award honorable mentions.
Read the Contest Rules and Contest Guidelines carefully before submitting your entry.
Click here to download the IADC Legal Writing Contest Entry Form. E-mail, FAX or mail the Entry Form to:

303 W. Madison, Suite 925
Chicago, IL 60606 
Attn: Melisa Maisel Vanis, Professional Development Manager
Phone: (312) 368-1494
Fax: (312) 368-1854
E-mail: mmaisel@iadclaw.org
Web: www.iadclaw.org
For more information, visit the IADC website.
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