The Board of Advocates (BOA) conducts the following events every fall. 2012 Results are below.
Larry G. Hyden Mock Trial Competition
Held each September, the Larry G. Hyden Competition provides students with an opportunity to participate in Mock Trial proceedings. Larry Hyden was a member of St. Mary’s Law Journal and graduated from St. Mary’s School of Law in 1974.
The fall 2012 competition was won by Travis Baskin and Brandon Strey. David Rodriguez and Leslie Vasquez were finalists; the final teams won $750 and $250, respectively. The competition is sponsored by Jordan Hyden, Womble, Culbreth & Holzer, P.C. View final round
Lone Star Classic ®
Each October, BOA is proud to support this mock trial competition where St. Mary’s University School of Law invites 16 ABA-accredited schools from around the country to compete on a nationwide stage
Wayne and Maxine Scott Negotiations Competition
Held in November, the Wayne and Maxine Scott Competition provides students with experience in negotiations. Professor L. Wayne Scott played a critical role in directing the alternate dispute resolution program at St. Mary’s University. Allen Craddock, Ph.D., Adjunct Negotiations Professor, established this endowed competition to honor the Scotts for their tireless support of the school’s advocacy program. This year’s award was donated by St. Mary’s Law Alumni Association.