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February 22, 2023

The Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee Writing Competition

AMLC

AMLC

Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section

The Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee Writing Competition of the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section | Entries Due by April 30, 2024

Are you a law student or LLM candidate currently attending an ABA-accredited law school? Do you have an interest in admiralty and maritime law? If so, this writing competition is for you! Submit a 20-page paper addressing a recent development in admiralty and maritime law.

This writing competition is co-sponsored by Gard (North America) Inc. (“Gard”), a leading provider of P&I, marine and energy insurance products.

1st Place Winner

  • An invitation to participate in A Day in Marine Insurance with Gard (North America), Inc.
  • $1,000 cash prize ($500 from the ABA and $500 from Gard)
  • Publication of the winning paper in the AMLC Newsletter
  • Waiver of the registration fee and travel expenses reimbursed from the ABA up to $500 to attend the 2024 TIPS Fall Meeting or the 2025 Admiralty Disruption Conference.

2nd Place Winner

  • $500 cash prize from the ABA
  • Waiver of the registration fee and travel expenses reimbursed up to $500 to attend the 2024 TIPS Fall Meeting or 2025 Admiralty Disruption Conference.
  • Publication of the second prize paper in the AMLC Newsletter.

Click here for rules and details for the writing competition. Entries must be received by the Section no later than April 30, 2024