The Telders Moot Court Competition is one of the most prestigious and historic International law moot court competitions in the world. The competition connects almost 40 universities in Europe with only one team from each country being allowed to participate in the final rounds. The competition is organized by the Leiden University in the Netherlands.
This year’s Telders competition was the 41st edition of the competition which has been held each year since 1977. The final rounds took place in the Hague from the 24th of May to the 26th of May with the grand finals being held in the Peace Palace of the Hague. A total of 23 teams participated in this year’s competition.
The Estonian team achieved a superb 8th place in the overall rankings. Both the applicants and respondents ranked in the top 10 in their respective categories. The winner of this year’s edition was the University of Cologne.
Estonia was represented by the team from the University of Tartu which consisted of Gerda Raag, Hanna Esko, Stella Raudsepp and Tiit-Gregor Mets. Taavi Kõiv from TARK was one of the coaches of this year’s team. TARK was also one of the team’s sponsors.