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Congratulations to the 2015 Mock Trial Champions!

Posted on Mar 17, 2015 in Competition, Events, Finals, Gallery, Mock Trial, News, Participation, Results | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2015 Mock Trial Champions!

 Open to all law students, the Mock Trial Competition provides students an opportunity to implement classroom theory through simulating the trial process. Teams of four develop a litigation strategy based on a given problem and then present their case before a panel of lawyers and judges. The competition allows law students to develop and hone courtroom skills such as: witness preparation, direct examination, and cross examination. The Uni versity of Missouri School of Law Board of Advocates congratulates the 2015 Mock Trial Competition Champions: Nick Griebel Kayla Kemp Emily Kissee Ben...

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Congratulations to the Client Counseling Winners!

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in Client Counseling, Competition, Events, Finals, Gallery, News, Results | Comments Off

Congratulations to the Client Counseling Winners!

The Client Counseling Competition simulates an initial legal consultation between two attorneys and a prospective client. Two-member teams of students acting as attorneys interview the client and provide a preliminary assessment of the client’s case. The assessment explains the attorneys’ understanding of the client’s legal position and provides the client with possible courses of action. This competition provides students an opportunity to fine-tune communication and interpersonal skills essential to establishing a rapport with clients. It is vital competitors learn to develop this rapport...

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Mizzou Law BOA Hosts 2014 ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition

Posted on Feb 10, 2014 in 2013-2014, Client Counseling, Competition, Events, Finals, News, Results, Semi-Finals, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Mizzou Law BOA Hosts 2014 ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition

The Board of Advocates (BOA) at the University of Missouri School of Law hosted the Midwest Regional 2014 ABA Client Counseling Competition on Saturday, February 8.  Teams of law students around the Midwest tested their interviewing and counseling skills in rounds simulating the initial client interview at a law firm. Heath Martin & Kelly Postlewait from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law won the Regional Competition, earning a spot in the National Finals taking place March 21-22 in Norman, Ok. On behalf of Mizzou Law BOA, good luck to the Midwest Regional...

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Congratulations to the 2014 Mizzou Law Mediation Competition Winners!

Posted on Feb 10, 2014 in 2013-2014, Competition, Events, Finals, Mediation, News, Results, Year | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2014 Mizzou Law Mediation Competition Winners!

Congratulations to the 2014 Mizzou Law Mediation Competition Winners! First Place: Devan Scott & David Feygelman Second Place: Andrew Crane & J.R. Montgomery Competition Photos (courtesy of Madison Fischer):            ...

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BOA Congratulates the Finalists in Mizzou Law’s Inaugural Transactional Law Competition!

Posted on Sep 27, 2013 in 2013-2014, Competition, Events, Finals, News, Results, Transactional Law Competition | Comments Off

BOA Congratulates the Finalists in Mizzou Law’s Inaugural Transactional Law Competition!

The Board of Advocates, and the Tax Law Society, at the University of Missouri School of Law would like to congratulate the Finalists in it’s inaugural Transactional Law Competition!! 1st Place: Allan Finnegan, John Mueller, & Ben Bakula 2nd Place: Britney Jackson & Janette Dansby      

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Congratulations to the 2013 Mock Trial Finalists!

Posted on Sep 15, 2013 in 2013-2014, Competition, Events, Finals, Mock Trial, News, Results | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2013 Mock Trial Finalists!

The MU Law Board of Advocates would like to congratulate the following teams on their performance in the 2013 Mock Trial: Team 1 – Arguing in the Finals Meg Sterchi Cody Holt Justin Evans Mary Beth Griffin   Team 2 – Arguing in the Finals Elizabeth Kieswetter Austin Fax Peter Bruntrager James Montgomery Third Place Finalists Kayla Meine Paul Heddings Ben Marble Kayla Kemp Fourth Place Finalists Melissa Whitte Amber Lampe Lauren Keller Zach...

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