Competition Information

Schedule of Events

*Final Costello schedule is subject to change.

**All teams are guaranteed to compete in a minimum of three rounds. Round three will be a blind Quarter Final.


Thursday and Friday’s rounds are held at the George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School:

3301 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22201

Saturday and  Sunday’s rounds are held at the Superior Court of the District of Columbia:

500 Indiana Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001


Case Materials


The 2023 Case Packet will be released to teams by December 23, 2022. The Case Packet will be emailed to the email(s) provided to Scalia Law Trial Advocacy Association when your team registered.


Costello Reception

The Scalia Law Trial Advocacy Association will host a reception on Friday night following the conclusion of the rounds. The Costello Reception will feature food, music, and the announcement of newly emerging information about the evolving Costello case.  All teams and coaches are encouraged to attend.


Please contact Annette Yospe at for any additional questions.