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Competition Dates

Registration &
Photo Release
Forms Due

February 1, 2017

Regional Tournament

Johnson County Courthouse
March 4, 2017

Sedgwick County Courthouse
March 4, 2017

State Tournament

Mar. 31 – Apr. 1, 2017
May 11-13, 2017
Hartford, Connecticut
Hosted by Civics First, Inc.


The Kansas team selected to participate in the national tournament will be provided additional information at a future date. the Kansas Bar Association makes every effort to financially assist teams with paying the cost associated with the national competition, however the national competition team is primarily responsible for any costs associated with the national competition.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

We are looking for additional sponsors for the 2017 competition. Please contact Anne Woods for details at or (785) 861-8838.


Students and Attorneys Benefit from Mock Trial

Read how in the NW Lawyer September 2014 article Teens Take On Attorneys

Although changes to the case materials, dates, locations and rules are not anticipated, such changes or clarification may become necessary. To make sure all teams are provided with the most accurate and updated information, announcements will be posted under this section. Please refer to this website periodically for new information. Your team will NOT receive emails when new information is posted.

Welcome to the KBA YLS Mock Trial Competition!

Presented by Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP, the Kansas Bar Association (KBA) and the KBA Young Lawyers Section are excited that your school has chosen to participate in this fun and rewarding program. The KBA is dedicated to providing you with the information you need to make your team(s) successful!

2017 Mock Trial Problem

2017 Mock Trial Case Materials

Case materials posted with permission solely for use in the KBA YLS High School Mock Trial competitions.

Scoring Sheets

Click here to view past score sheets.


If you have any questions, need additional information about the KBA YLS Mock Trial Competition, or have suggestions on how we can continue to improve the information contained on this website, please contact us here.

Rules and Information for Coaches

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2017 Tournament Update

2017 Nationals Update

2017 Regionals Update

On February 27, six teams from the Regional Mock Trial Competitions advanced to State Competition on Mar. 31 – Apr. 1. Congratulations!

Below are the regional qualifiers (listed in the order of placing):

Kansas City

  1. Shawnee Mission Northwest
  2. Shawnee Mission East - G
  3. Blue Valley Northwest - A
Shawnees Mission Northwest participants (L to R): Mary Hayford, Julianna Kantner, Natalie Hole, Devyn Trondson, Olyvia Anothayanontha, Ashley Ellis


  1. The Independent School – Varsity B
  2. Northeast Magnet High School
  3. Sunrise Christian Academy
Independent School Varsity B Team participants (back row - L to R): Emily Bishop, Reid McConnaughey, Will Rowley, Ethan Chandler, Chase Farha. (front row): Eliana Jacobsen, Elise Stancin.
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