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About Us

The Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Law Moot is Canada’s first moot on immigration, refugee, and citizenship law. It is a national bilingual competition.

Our Purpose

The Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Law Moot aims to provide a unique opportunity for law students, judges, academics, and practitioners from the public and private sectors to meet and debate problems of current importance in the fields of immigration refugee and citizenship law.

The Moot is administered by the Organising Committee, comprised of a Lead Committee and subcommittees. Members of the committees include judges and legal practitioners.

Our Chair

Justice Alan Diner

Our Objectives

The Moot’s objectives are the following:

  • to support and encourage legal education;
  • to foster collegiality and collaboration in the legal community; and,
  • to promote interest in and appreciation for the fields of immigration, refugee, and citizenship law