10th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition

The King Hall Negotiations Team (KHNT) organized the Tenth Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition Saturday, February 4th, 2017. KHNT hosted dozens of volunteer judges from across the state that included judges, attorneys, and mediators. Taking top honors in the competition were:

1st Place:  Kim Angulo & Priyam Desai
                     Samantha Castanien & Sara Taylor
Finalists:   Lauren Murphy & Ellen Simmons
                     Ian Midiere & Farhad Omidwar

The King Hall Negotiations Board extends its sincere gratitude to the judges who devoted their Saturday to providing feedback to students, making this a valuable educational experience. The Board also thanks the Dean's Office for its generous financial support, and Dean Kevin R. Johnson for greeting guests the morning of the event. Special thanks also go to Faculty Advisor Professor Donna Shestowsky, Support Staff Linda Cooper, Event Manager Gia Hellwig, and Graphic Designer Sam Sellers, without whom this event would not have been such a success. 

5th Annual 1L Negotiation Competition

Over 50 first year law students  and LLM students competed in the Fifth Annual 1L Negotiation Competition on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at UC Davis School of Law. Over 30 teams competed in two morning rounds with four teams advancing to the afternoon finals by negotiating deals between the "Schmetty" Art Museum and foreign governments, artists' estates, and employee unions. Taking top honors in the competition were:

1st Place:  Priyam Desai & Kim Angulo 
                      Alejandro Marin & Stefan Weidemann

Finalists:   Ellen Simmons & Molly Miram 
                      Dina Dimirjian & Carina Novell

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9th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition

The King Hall Negotiations Team (KHNT) organized the Ninth Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition Saturday, February 6th, 2016. KHNT hosted dozens of volunteer judges from across the state that included superior court judges, attorneys, business professionals, and mediators. Registration was capped due to limited space availability at 30 teams. Taking top honors in the competition were:

1st Place:  Amanda Saunders & Emily Roberts
                      Kim Massih & Emily Lahl
Finalists:   John Miller & Kareem Aref
                      Erika Budrovich & Danielle Lauber

The King Hall Negotiations Board extends its sincere gratitude to the judges who devoted their Saturday to providing substantial feedback to students, making this a valuable educational experience. The Board also thanks the Dean's Office for its generous financial support, and Dean Kevin R. Johnson for greeting guests the morning of the event. Special thanks also go to  Faculty Advisor Professor Donna Shestowsky, Support Staff Linda Cooper and Jennifer Angeles, Event Manager Gia Hellwig, and Graphic Designer Sam Sellers, without whom this event would not have been such a great success. 

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4th Annual 1L Negotiation Competition

First year law students  and LLM students competed in the Fourth Annual 1L Negotiation Competition on Saturday, September 22nd, 2015 at UC Davis School of Law. Over 30 teams competed in two morning rounds with four teams advancing to the afternoon finals. Each round pertained to NFL negotiations focusing on either employment, community relations, or building contracts. Taking top honors in the competition were:

1st Place:  Malcolm Budrigam & Anton Swain-Gil
                      Adam Brownrout & Karen Leung

Finalists:   Bianca Rodriguez & Rebecca Friedmann
                      Greg Gonzalez & Paolo Hermosa

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8th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition

Congratulations to the finalists and winners of the 8th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition, hosted at King Hall on Saturday, February 28th, 2015. After three rounds of fierce negotiations, two first place teams and two finalist teams emerged. Winning top marks were the following competition teams. Special thanks to the 40+ participants, the 30+ volunteer judges, the Dean's office, Dean Kevin Johnson, Professor Shestowsky, the KHNT members, and everyone else who made this a wonderful and successful event.

1st Place:  Trevor Fehr & Katie Rogers
                      Joshua McGeorge & Ryan Stager

Finalists:   Eric Clark & William Foster
                      Matthew Bourhis & Elaine Owen

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3rd Annual 1L Negotiation Competition

The Third Annual 1L Negotiation Competition was held on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at UC Davis School of Law. Over 30 teams of exclusively first year and LLM law students competed in two morning rounds with four teams advancing to the afternoon finals. Each round pertained to television cooking show negotiations focusing on either employment, community relations, or building contracts. Taking top honors in the competition were:

1st Place:  Elaine Owen & Matt Bourhis
                      Alex Epstein & Zack Zaharoff

Finalists:   Alex Johnson & Joel Guerra
                      Katie Rogers & Trevor Fehr

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6th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition

On February 23rd, the King Hall Negotiations Team hosted the Sixth Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition at King Hall. The competition hosted 22 judges from across the state and 44 student competitors from King Hall. The caliber of competitors this year was without a doubt the highest we have seen to-date. This year’s problem concerned trusts, wills and estates. Students competed in teams of two in two rounds of negotiations evaluated by either two or three competition judges. After the two rounds, the top four teams were announced and they competed in the final round in the afternoon.

1st Place:  Austin Cho & Graham Hoerauf 
                      Andrew Alfonso & Hayes Hyde

Finalists:   Alexandra Fulton & Alana Joyce
                      Kelly Bradfield & Mike Le 

The King Hall Negotiations Board would like to extend our gratitude to the judges who spent their Saturday with us and provided substantial feedback to our students, making this a very valuable educational experience.

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5th Annual Intraschool Negotiation Competition

On October 1st, 2011 the King Hall Negotiation Team hosted the fifth annual Intra-school Negotiation Competition. The competition, held at King Hall, hosted over 40 judges from across the state and over 75 student competitors. This year’s topic, provided by the American Bar Association, was real estate. After the two rounds, the top six teams were announced and they competed in the afternoon. Congratulations to the following winners.

1st Place:  Shannon Thomson & Alexander Rich 
                      Kyle Junginger & Sean Newland
                      Sumair Khan & Uzair Saleem

These three teams have earned the opportunity to represent King Hall at the American Bar Association's Negotiation Competition, to be held at the Santa Clara School of Law in November 2011.