Two teams from St. Mary’s University School of Law topped the field at the Robert R. Merhige Jr. National Environmental Negotiation Competition at the University of Richmond Law School in Richmond, Virginia. In the all-St. Mary’s final, Andrew Jones and David Kilgore edged out the team of J. Dean Craig and Mary Pietrazek for the national championship.
The competition is hosted by the University of Richmond Client Counseling and Negotiation Board in honor of the late United States District Court Judge, Robert R. Merhige Jr.
St. Mary’s teams were coached by Allen Craddock (J.D. ’97), adjunct professor and partner at Rodriguez and Craddock, P.C.