Moot Night (Senior)

13 May 2019 - 18:00 to 21:30

The Gray's Inn Annual Moot Competition Final. 

The event

Registration: 17:45
Qualifying Session (QS): 1 QS

The moot will be followed by a dinner. 

The Prize

Three Raymond Buildings (3RB) Nicholls Prize for Mooting. The Nicholls Prize will be presented annually for the next ten years to the winner of the Gray’s Inn Moot final.

The prize has been launched in memory of Clive Nicholls QC. Clive was called to the Bar in 1957, took silk in 1982,  sat as a Recorder of the Crown Court between 1984 and 1999 and became a Bencher of Gray’s Inn in 1989. He was  a member of 3RB for 60 years, and Head of  Chambers for 16 years of those years. 

The Nicholls Prize continues from the 3RB DuCann Advocacy Prize for Mooting, which ran from 2008 to 2017.


Booking will open approximately 8 weeks prior to the event and will close, (for barrister members) 4 clear working days and (for student members) 5 clear working days before the event. 

Members can book and pay online for most Inn events via the Gray's Inn Online System (GIOS):

Member login: Gray's Inn Online System (GIOS).


  • Students (Gray’s Inn student members only): £18

Qualifying Sessions

You must present your printed bar coded ticket at the door to enter and be accredited with a QS. 

The dress code for all Qualifying Sessions (QSs) unless otherwise stated is:

  • dark suits with white shirts (men and women) and ties (men)
  • gowns (students, barristers and benchers - except guests)

Please see Qualifying Sessions for further information.