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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Briefcase Radio: Hurricane Harvey mediation

When Hurricane Harvey hit Houston, many lost property and were displaced from their homes.  Tasha Willis is an expert in alternative dispute resolution and mediation and explains how civil courts have been affected by the storm. more…


University of Houston Law Center alumna Christina Beeler ‘18UH Law Center alumna Beeler '18 continues work for disenfranchised with JCAP more…

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Peter Taaffe '97

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UH Law Center student and pipeline graduate makes her mark at national firm more...

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