Wiley Rutledge Intramural Moot Court - Faculty Advisors

Richard E. Finneran is a graduate of Washington University School of Law and an Assistant United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri, where his practice focuses on prosecuting white collar crimes and asset forfeiture. At the law school, Professor Finneran is an instructor in appellate advocacy and head coach of the National Moot Court Team. In 2012, Professor Finneran coached his students to Wash U's first ever National Championship in the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition, the largest and most competitive moot court competition in the country. In 2013, Professor Finneran was honored as the inaugural recipient of the Student Bar Association's Adjunct Professor of the Year Award. In 2014, Professor Finneran received Missouri Lawyers Weekly's Legal Champion Award for his role in prosecuting the largest criminal fraud in the history of the Eastern District of Missouri.