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Features

June 2016

Moot Court

Three recent Texas Tech Law graduates claimed the 2016 championship at the Texas Young Lawyers Association State Moot Court Competition in Fort Worth, which is held in conjunction with the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting. Read more…


    Features

    June 2016

    Alumni Award Winners

    Texas Tech Law honored 35 outstanding alumni and friends during the reception held in conjunction with the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting in Fort Worth. The awards recognized individuals for their contributions to Texas Tech Law, their communities, and various bar associations, and for career achievements. Read more…


      Alumni

      June 2016

      Beck

      This month’s Sidebar spotlight visits with John D. Beck of New York City. Beck is a senior associate at Hogan Lovells US, LLP and focuses on financial restructuring, insolvency, and related financial and commercial matters.  Read more…


        Features

        June 2016

        Ag Law CLE

        Texas Tech Law hosted the 10th Annual John Huffaker Course CLE on May 26–27. The two-day course was presented by TexasBarCLE and focused on agricultural law. Read more…


          Alumni

          June 2016

          Jesse-Beck

          Jesse F. Beck was elected to the Board of Directors of the Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association.  The Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association is an organization under the leadership of the Jefferson County Bar Association and consists of more than 150 members. 


            Alumni

            June 2016

            B_Black_crop

            Bob Black was one of 20 individuals recognized in the inaugural Chambers USA rankings for Mediators Nationwide. The Chambers USA Guide is a comprehensive legal guide ranking firms and lawyers nationally and state-by-state. The Chambers rankings are based on feedback from in-house clients and legal peers.


              Alumni

              June 2016

              Ashley Langdon

              Ashley Langdon was named the Director of Alumni Relations for the Texas Tech Law. Langdon previously served as Associate Director of Employer Relations at Texas Tech Law’s Career Services Center. In her new role, Langdon will work closely with alumni, coordinate various alumni events such as the annual BBQ and the Law School Scholarship Gala, and work on various projects relating to alumni, such as a new alumni directory we plan to have ready for the Law School’s 50th Anniversary.


                Alumni

                June 2016

                Stacy Wilson (2)

                The Children’s Hospital Association of Texas (CHAT) named Stacy E. Wilson, current vice president and associate general counsel for the Texas Hospital Association, as CHAT’s new president.  CHAT is a non-profit association with seven children’s hospital members, including Children’s Health System of Texas, Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, Cook Children’s Health Care System, Covenant Children’s Hospital, Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, Driscoll Children’s Hospital and Texas Children’s Hospital.


                  Students

                  June 2016

                  Josue

                  Law school is a time for students to gain an extraordinary education and invaluable professional experiences that combine to make them practice-ready. Read more…


                    Development

                    June 2016

                    Jim - Bank Director

                    Giving has a slightly different meaning for James Gill, a Vietnam War veteran. When reflecting on his lifetime of giving, he undoubtedly remembers the largest check he wrote. Read more…


                      Faculty / Staff

                      June 2016

                      Read more for a recap of our faculty’s recent scholarship activity. Read more…


                        Features

                        May 2016

                        2016 Hooding Ceremony

                        Texas Tech Law held its hooding ceremony on May 21 with 169 J.D. and nine LL.M. students participating.
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