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2018 and 2019 MU Law Order of the Barristers

Please join the MU School of Law and the Board of Advocates Committee in congratulating the 2018 and 2019 inductees into The Order of Barristers. This award is one of the School of Law’s highest honors, celebrating students who excel in their oral advocacy and brief writing skills. 2019 Order of the Barristers Heather Booth Ashlyn Calhoun Callie Haslag Khristopher Johnson-DeLoatch…

Mizzou Law Board of Advocates Chairman Election

The University of Missouri School of Law Board of Advocates has elected Don Quinn as the 2019-2020 Chairman. Former Chairman, Khris Johnson-Deloatch, ’19, handed over the gavel to Quinn on May 17. Quinn comes to Mizzou Law with leadership experience, having served in the U.S. Army during Operation Iraqi Freedom and owning a small business. As chairman, Don Quinn will lead a team of 12 directors and 13 associates in creating and implementing advocacy programs…

Mock Trial Team Wins Attorney General’s Cup

Congratulations to the Mizzou Law Mock Trial Team for winning the Attorney General’s Cup this past weekend. With this win, Mizzou Law has now brought back the cup four times in the past five years. Congratulations to everyone who competed! We appreciate all your hard work and dedication. You have done Mizzou Law proud! Thank you to the coaches – Emily…

Board of Advocates Announces 2018 Negotiation Competition Champions

The School of Law’s Board of Advocates recently concluded its annual negotiation competition held at the law school. Congratulations to the winning team: 1L Emily Love and 3L Aaron Wynhausen. These students will represent the law school at the regional competition in November. In the competition, teams are given general information about a dispute and confidential facts about their client’s interests. During…

Mediation Competition Teams Headed to Regionals

Congratulations to the winners of the Board of Advocates’ intra-school mediation competition – third-year students Max Mauldin and Jessica Peterman. The runners-up were first-year students Anna Wilmesher and Rhett Buchmiller! Max and Jessica will join another team of third-year students, Melissa Knerr and John McCaskill, to compete at the 19th Annual Representation in Mediation Regional Competition, March 3-4 in Denver. The American Bar Association Section…

Stange Law Firm Supports Mizzou Law Board of Advocates

The School of Law is pleased to recognize Stange Law Firm, PC and its founding partners, Kirk C. Stange, ’00, and Paola A. Stange, for their gifts to support the law school’s Board of Advocates. “It is an honor to support the Board of Advocates at the University of Missouri School of Law,” Kirk Stange said.  “Some of my fondest…

Arbitration Team Travels to Chicago for National Competition

Mizzou Law’s Arbitration Team recently competed in Chicago at the American Bar Association National Arbitration Competition. The students qualified after taking first place at the ABA Regional Arbitration Competition in Pittsburgh. Team members are 3L Mary Grace Bruntrager (captain), 1L Rhett Buchmiller, 3L Travis Pringle, and 1L Anna Wilmesher. Professor Brad Desnoyer, ’09, coaches the team. Congratulations to the students…

Board of Advocates Recognizes Excellence in Polsinelli Moot Court Competition

The Board of Advocates recently named its 2017 Polsinelli Moot Court Finalists and the 2018-2019 Moot Court Team: Cindy Bassett, 1L Heather Booth, 2L Ashlyn Calhoun, 2L Valerie Kimball, 2L Brittain McClurg, 2L                                Taylor Shortal, 2L They also named the 2017 Polsinelli Moot Court Winners: Best Oral Advocate – Brittain McClurg, 2L Best 2L Brief – Cindy Bassett, 1L Best…