William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court - Coaches
Kelly Snyder is an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in St. Louis County. Previously, Ms. Snyder served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of Illinois and also clerked for the Honorable David R. Herndon, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois. She is a graduate of Washington University School of Law and of the University of Notre Dame.
Mark Zoole earned his J.D. from Washington University School of Law in 1988, and he was the 1988 Wiley Rutledge Moot Court Champion and recipient of several awards for academic excellence while a law student. Upon graduation, he was an associate at Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., and later became an associate and then named partner at Hockensmith Tatlow Zoole & McKinnis, P.C., in St. Louis. Today, he is shareholder and president of Mark H. Zoole, P.C., where he specializes in Constitutional and Civil Rights litigation, including trials and appeals. He has briefed and argued more than 40 appeals to the various appellate courts of Missouri and the U.S. Eighth Circuit, and he has been lead counsel on approximately 120 bench and jury trials. Since 1997, he has been Coach of the Washington University Law School National Moot Court Team, and an Adjunct Professor of Law since November of 2002.