About Vis Moot

juridWillem C. Vis. International Commercial Arbitration Moot is the world-renowned prestigious legal competition.  Every year it gathers number of scholars, practitioners and students from different parts of globe. It has a form of moot court, which means that participants take part in a simulation of arbitral process based on  case regarding international commercial arbitration issues. Each year hundreds of students meet in Vienna to present their submissions in oral arguments.

The oral rounds in Vienna are preceded with a written part when each team must prepare legal memorandum for both Claimant and Respondent.

Participation in Vis Moot is a great educational opportunity. It gives young lawyers a chance to gain priceless experience on the field of legal research and oral presentation. Vis Moot participants, while competing with each other become acquainted with a law in action and practical aspects of legal profession.

But Vis Moot is even more than this – most  of all it is huge global community of lawyers and scholars. This competition is an opportunity to meet lawyers from different cultures and to learn from the best practitioners of international arbitration.

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