The Young Lawyers Contest is addressed to trainee or, in jurisdictions in which initial training does not include a period of legal practice, newly qualified lawyers.
The participation is reserved to countries eligible under the Justice programme 2014-2020. Candidates from these countries benefit from the reimbursement of their travel and accommodation costs.
The fee per contestant is €236.
Contestants from Denmark and the UK can apply. They will have to bear their own travel, catering, and accommodation costs.