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Texas Deans’ Joint Letter Regarding the 2020 Texas Bar Exam

Features

June 2020

Because of the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, the deans of the ten Texas law schools sent a joint letter to the Texas Supreme Court and the Texas Board of Law Examiners offering their support of three alternatives to this year’s plans for the bar exam. Read the full lettter here:

Texas Deans’ Joint Letter Re: 2020 Bar Exam


    Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice

    Features

    June 2020

    Reaffirming the Law School’s unwavering commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. Read more…


      COVID-19 Update: Law School’s First Week of Online Instruction

      Features

      April 2020

      Last week, we successfully navigated the biggest immediate challenge to our students and faculty — moving to online instruction mid-semester — and we did it by working together.

      While it’s true webcam chats fail to fully replicate the experience of face-to-face interaction, we are proud to continue offering a great educational experience adapted to new platforms for our students. We will complete this semester successfully! Read more…


        Student FAQ Regarding COVID-19

        Features

        March 2020

        Texas Tech University School of Law has created a Student FAQ list to provide students with answers to questions presented by the Student Bar Association and other student leaders. Answers provided are in line with recommendations by the CDC and expectations set by Texas Tech University.

        The Office of the Dean invites input from students at deans_office.law@ttu.edu.

        Last Updated: April 16, 2020 • 4:40 p.m. Read more…


          Law School’s Response to COVID-19

          Features

          March 2020

          In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas Tech University System has taken all necessary steps to protect the safety and health of our community.

           

          Because of the unprecedented health risks posed by COVID-19, the University has extended our spring break an additional week through March 27 and our classes will resume March 30 with online instruction through the end of the spring semester. Read more…


            EPJ Receives Texas Bar Foundation Outstanding Law Review Article Award

            Features

            February 2020

            The Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal has once again published an article selected by the Texas Bar Foundation for its Outstanding Law Review Article Award. This is the third time the EPJ has won the award in its eleven year history, an amazing accomplishment!

            Read more…


              Texas Tech Law Alumnus Brandon Beck Argues Before U.S. Supreme Court

              Features

              May 2019

              Texas Tech law alumnus Brandon Beck ’12, an appellate attorney with the Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Texas and adjunct professor of legal practice, had the opportunity to do something that only a handful of lawyers ever get to do, argue a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more…


                Texas Tech Law hosts Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Speaker

                Features

                May 2019

                Robert Bryce was the featured speaker for the Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series on Monday, April 1, 2019. Bryce focused in his presentation. Read more…