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 Competition winners! Congratulations to the FINALISTS in the Midwest Regional 2014 ABA Client Counseling Competition! 1st Place: University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law Heath Martin & Kelly Postlewait 2nd Place: University of Oklahoma College of Law Haleigh Colllins & Kaitlyn Schrick 3rd Place: University of Oklahoma College of Law Jesse Muth & Lauren Mitcham Congratulations the SEMI-FINALISTS in the 2014 ABA Client Counseling Regional Competition! UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI – KANSAS CITY SCHOOL OF LAW: Team A – Heath Martin & Evan Kass Team G – Ashlee Crowl & Maureen McHugh Team I – Haleigh Colllins & Kaitlyn Schrick Team C – Jesse Muth & Lauren Mitcham UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS SCHOOL OF LAW: Team F – Kelli Comer & Neil Bora UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF LAW: Team H – Erin Gormley & Veronica Carter Competitors and Team Coaches Only: If you would like to recevie additional photos from the Competition, please email Eric Wooten at...Read More
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): ...Read More
Congratulations to Mizzou Law’s Arbitration Teams for succeeding in the ABA Regional and National Competitions!
Mizzou Law won the regional competition in Omaha, Nebraska, with an undefeated record! For the fourth consecutive year, Mizzou Law will send a team to the national tournament in January. This is the longest active streak in the country. BOA would like to congratulate the following students for their achievement: Elizabeth Hatting, Nate Dunville, Nicholas Jain, Kayla Meine, Mary Beth Griffin, Jon Hummel, Kayla Kemp, Justin Evans, and Aaron Wynn. The teams would also like to thank the following individuals for devoting their time to help prepare for the competition: Dean Rafael Gely, Dean Bob Bailey, Professor Wilson Freyermuth, Professor Chuck Henson, Professor Jim Levin, Jennifer Redel-Reed, James Emanuel, Audrey Danner, and Ida...Read More
The MU Law Board of Advocates would like to congratulate the winners of the 2013 Negotiation Competition! 1st Place: Devan Scott & David Feygelman 2nd Place: Nick Henry & Julia Neidhardt ...Read More
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 DansbyRead More
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...Read More