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Congratulations to the 2014 Transactional Law Competition Winners!!

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Competition, Events, News, Results, Transactional Law Competition, Uncategorized, Winners | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2014 Transactional Law Competition Winners!!

The Board of Advocates and the Tax Law Society, at the University of Missouri School of Law, created the Transactional Law Competition to provide students an opportunity to develop transactional law skills through practical experience. Teams competing in the Transactional Law competition consist of either two or three students who work cooperatively to resolve a transactional law “problem.” The problem has been adapted from a real life fact pattern.  Each team creates a proposal before the competition that they believe best handles the issues in the problem and present that proposal to the...

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Congratulations to the 2014 Negotiation Competition Winners!

Posted on Oct 10, 2014 in Competition, Events, Negotiation, News, Uncategorized, Winners | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2014 Negotiation Competition Winners!

     The Negotiation Competition is an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) competition between two teams based on a fictional fact pattern. Each team consists of  two students, both acting as attorneys.The teams are given general information describing the problem. Each team also receives confidential information providing additional details about their client’s interests and needs for reaching an agreement. Based on the general and confidential information, each team advocates to resolve the dispute in the manner most favorable to the client, while still focusing on a mutually beneficial...

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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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2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Winners!

Posted on Aug 23, 2013 in 2013-2014, Competition, Events, News, Polsinelli Fall Moot Court, Uncategorized, Winners | Comments Off

2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Winners!

The Board of Advocates Congratulates the 2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Competition Winners: Best Oral Advocate Nate Dunville Best 2L Brief Tyler Dunn Best 3L Brief Patty Yang

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Congratulations to the 2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Finalists!

Posted on Aug 21, 2013 in 2013-2014, Competition, Events, Finals, News, Polsinelli Fall Moot Court, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Congratulations to the 2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Finalists!

The Board of Advocates Congratulates the Finalists of the 2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Competition:  Tyler Dunn, Nate Dunville, Elizabeth Kiesewetter, Miranda Loesch, Keith Starr, Kaeanna Wood.

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