The North Carolina Bar Foundation is committed to collaborating with teachers, parents and volunteers to provide resources that support regional efforts to create mock trial and civic engagement experiences for middle school students. If you are a teacher, parent or coach interested in organizing a mock trial competition in your community, click through the links below to find documents and guides that may assist your efforts.

2019-2020 Mock Trial Materials

MSMT FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

MSMT Suggested Event Timeline

MSMT Suggested Rules

Malcolm v. Utopia Zoo – Final – 2019-20 Suggested Case for Competition

Score sheets and Time Cards

Time Cards – To display how much time remains in each segment

MSMT TENT_Cards – For each team to display on their table

MSMT Timekeeper_Record_Form

MSMT Scoresheet

Logistics and Guides

Scripts

MSMT Bailiff Script – Guide for the role of Bailiff

MSMT Presiding Judge Instructions

If you would like to volunteer with a Middle School Mock Trial or if you are interested in planning a regional Middle School Mock Trial competition, please contact us.