Want to engage with students from the top law schools in the world and increase your firm's visibility? Sponsor the Jessup and help build the future of international law!

Jessup offers numerous sponsorship opportunities with tangible benefits for every budget. Strengthen your marketing and branding efforts, increase your global profile, and engage with hundreds of law students and lawyers by becoming a Jessup Sponsor.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Jurist | $15,000

  • • Branded sponsorship of one International Rounds event
  • • Opportunity to host reception for competitors at sponsor's firm
  • • Exclusive sponsorship of named prize for three year commitment at this level
  • • Full page ad in Jessup International Rounds Program and/or Notebook
  • • Exhibition Table during Sunday afternoon Exhibition Fair
  • • Recognition on Jessup promotional and support materials, including ILSA website and Jessup App
  • • Opportunity to offer branded or promotional materials to participants

Memorial | $10,000

  • • Recognition on Jessup promotional and support materials, including ILSA website
  • • Half page ad in Jessup International Rounds Program and/or Notebook
  • • Profile featured on Jessup Mobile App
  • • Inclusion of promotional materials of choosing in all Jessup Team Orientation Packets

Gavel | $5,000

  • • Recognition on Jessup promotional and support materials, including ILSA website
  • • Profile featured on Jessup Mobile App
  • • Inclusion of promotional materials of choosing in all Jessup Team Orientation Packets

Sponsorship Benefit Details

Exhibiting & Print Ads

Exhibiting & Print Ads are a great way to get your materials in the hands of hundreds of students and lawyers from around the world and increase your firm's global profile.

Exhibition Table

This is a great way to interact with top law students from around the world! The Orientation Fair will be held during the four-hour check-in period immediately preceding the mandatory Orientation for all teams. More than 650 students from 90+ countries will travel through the exhibition area at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, Washington, DC on their way to the Orientation Meeting.

Exhibition Table dimensions are approximately 6 feet long by 30 inches wide.

Program Ads

Over 2,000 copies of the Jessup International Rounds Program are distributed to student competitors, coaches, and judges. Teams are guided through the Program during the mandatory Orientation Meeting, and it is referenced by all Competition participants throughout the week of International Rounds. The Program is posted on the ILSA website throughout the Competition and later added to the Jessup Archives.

Program ads are available in Full-Page (5.5"w x 8.5"h) or Half-Page (5.5"w x 4.25"h) sizes.

Team Packet Inserts

Get promotional materials directly in the hands of competitors from more than 90 countries! Each Jessup team must pick up its Team Packet during the mandatory check-in period preceding Orientation. The Team Packet contains important Competition documents, including the Jessup International Rounds Program, Competition posters, Final Round judge biographies, and promotional material from advertisers.

Must provide ILSA with 150 copies (1 per packet) or 650 copies (1 per student).

Jessup App Ads

In order to provide our students with the most comprehensive experience possible during their time at the International Rounds in Washington, D.C., we launched the Jessup App. Hundreds of students as well as coaches and judges use the app during the International Rounds

Push Notifications

Push notifications are the optimal way to make important announcements and promotional offerings to attendees directly. These messages go straight to the attendees' phones and can direct them to an event or to a web page. Push notifications have a 140-character limit and can include a link.

Limited Quantity. Reserve Early.

Banner Ads

Banner Ads appear at the top of the screen and are seen by everyone accessing the app. Banner ads rotate and can be connected to a sponsor profile in the app. This is a great way to build brand awareness and reach attendees.

Sponsors should provide ads in two sizes. 640 x 150 pixels for mobile devices and 552 x 150 pixels for tablets. All images should be in PNG, JPEG, or GIF format only.

Limited Quantity. Reserve Early.

Sponsor Profiles

Sponsors are invited to build profiles on the Jessup App. Profiles can contain photos, materials, contact information, and links to websites and social media. Attendees will be able to access these profiles before, during, and after the International Rounds. This is a great opportunity to connect with attendees and give them access to your materials and information.

Event Sponsorships

Want your firm to stand out? We offer the opportunity to sponsor specific events during the course of the Jessup International Rounds in Washington, DC. Jurist Sponsorship includes event sponsorship subject to availability.

Go National Dress Ball $12,500

At the most spectacular event during the International Rounds, attendees arrive dressed in traditional cultural outfits or fun costumes. A DJ spins diverse, international music for a dance floor full of Jessup Competitors. Most competitors are officially done with the competition so the night is full or laughter, celebration, and camaraderie! Non-exclusive Sponsorship. Please contact us to discuss exclusive sponsorship opportunities.

Announcement Party $10,000

The Announcement Party is one of the most exciting events of the Jessup Competition. Students can’t wait to find out who advanced to the Advanced Rounds of the competition! The event is held at an offsite location. Sponsor logos will be displayed prominently at the event and sponsor will be named in the Jessup International Rounds Program. Non-exclusive Sponsorship. Contact us to discuss exclusive sponsorship opportunities.

Compromis Author Luncheon $5,000

Students are always eager to find out who wrote the Compromis. At this event, held prior to the Championship Round, competitors meet the Compromis author for the first time and have an opportunity to ask him/her questions. He/she will be joined by a panel of experts on the Compromis topics. Sponsors are invited to include a panelist from their school or organization. Sponsors will also receive a complimentary advertising option of their choice as well as a push notification on the new Jessup App to remind students of the event. Non-exclusive Sponsorship. Contact us to discuss exclusive sponsorship opportunities.

Awards Reception $10,000

On the final night of the International Rounds, competitors gather for one final celebration and the announcement of awards. The best oralists, top teams, and many more are recognized for their accomplishments. Sponsors will be recognized on signage at the event and in the Jessup Program. Sponsorship of this event are non-exclusive. Contact us to discuss exclusive sponsorship opportunities.

Judges Reception $5,000

Jessup Judges travel from around the world to participate in the International Rounds and are an integral part of the competition. The Judges Reception is a key event at the International Rounds where judges are welcomed and given a brief orientation. When they are not volunteering at the Jessup, our judges are attorneys at leading law firms, NGOs, and corporations as well as judges, academics, and government representatives. The event will be listed in the International Rounds program with the Sponsor’s name. The Sponsor will also receive their choice of complimentary advertising.

Breakfast in the Student Lounge $5,000

Do you want to meet students and have an opportuntiy to talk face-to-face? Hosting a breakfast in the Student Lounge is a great way to interact with the competitors. You are invited to set up a table with materials and have representatives in the room throughout the morning. Your event will be listed in the Jessup Program, and you will also receive a complimentary push notification on the new Jessup App to remind students about the breakfast! Exclusive Sponsorship. Three dates available.

Benefits of Sponsorship

Law firms, businesses and other organizations are invited to become sponsors the Jessup Competition, the world's largest moot court competition. As a sponsor of the Jessup Competition, you will have the opportunity to:

• Connect with the Jessup Community of law firm partners, judges, government officials, and leading legal scholars
• Gain new marketing opportunities
• Increase the visibility of their firm in key global markets
• Engage with top students from the best universities in the world
• Inspire the next generation of global leaders
• Promote legal education and rule of law in more than 100 countries

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