Alumni in the News

February 2015

Feb. 19- UHLC alumnus Gregory Wright has become a board member of the East Texas Communities Foundation. more...  

Feb. 17-UHLC alumnus James W. Adams has been selected for a Fullbright Specialist Project at the High Court of Namibia.  more...

Feb. 17 - UHLC alumni Judge James E. Scanlan, Jr. ’62 passed away. more...

Feb. 16- UHLC alumna Claudia A. Frost ’82 was named as one of the 2015 recipients of the “Premier Women in Law” award by the Association of Women Attorneys. more...

Feb. 13- UHLC alumna the Honorable Adele O. Hedges ’74 with husband Daniel K. Hedges was profiled in a Texas Lawyer article about long-lasting marriages between Texas lawyers more...

Feb. 13- UHLC alumni Richard A. Schwartz ’79 & Monica Oathout ’87 joined Vorys, Sater, Seymore and Pease LLP as Partners. (more... )

Feb. 11- Foley & Lardner has promoted alumna Kadie Jelenchick ‘05 to partner in the Milwaukee office. more...

Feb. 9- UHLC alumnus Collen Robb has passed away. Her obituary appeared on the Dignity Memorial website. more...

Feb. 9- UHLC alumnus Tony G. Buzbee ’97 was named “Litigator of the Week” by the Texas Lawyer. more...

Feb.7-UHLC alumna, State Rep. Senfronia Thompson ‘96 (D-Houston) and UHLC alumnus, State Rep. John Whitmire ‘76 (D-Houston) were both featured in an article reported by the Texas Lawyer. more...

Feb. 6- UHLC alumna Jennifer C. Chiang has been appointed as the new associate judge for the city of Sugar Land. more...

Feb. 5- UHLC alumnus Judge Mark Price has passed away; he was profiled on The Wichita Falls Times Record News for his years of service to the community. more...

Feb. 5- UHLC alumnus Gordon J. Quan launched his own immigration law firm along with alumni Alexandre Afanassiev, Angelique Montano, and Jennifer Dulay Mizulski. more...

Feb. 5- UHLC alumnus Richard Rafes has been appointed interim vice president for academic affairs at Peru State College. more...

Feb. 5- Cardon Outreach has announced that UHLC alumna, Joellyn Campagne has been named Chief Human Resources Officer. more...

Feb. 4- UHLC alumna, Heather Frayre has joined Cox Smith’s immigration practice. more...

Feb. 4- The Chiangrai Times published an article by UHLC alumnus Robert Virasin regarding material law, defamation, and Section 112 in Thailand. more...

Feb. 3- UHLC alumna S. Shawn Stephens was inducted into Tascosa High School’s Hall of Fame. more...

Feb. 3- Gust Rosenfeld announced that UHLC alumna Barbara U. Rodriguez-Pashkowski has been named Chair of the Maricopa County Bar Association’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee. more...

Feb. 2- UHLC alumnus Michael Alan Orlando ’81 “Litigator of the Week” by the Texas Lawyer. more...

Feb. 2- UHLC alumnus Pat L. Hughes ’83 was named “Administrative Partner” to open the Haynes and Boone LLP Denver office. more...

January 2015

Jan. 29- UHLC alumnus Bob Shults will be speaking at the Greater Tomball Pachyderm Clu’s February meeting. more...

Jan. 29- Liskow & Lewis announced that UHLC alumna Nina Bianchi Skinner joined its Houston office. more...

Jan. 29- Business Wire reported that UHLC alumna Yiting (Dora) Hu has joined Foster LLP. more...

Jan. 28- UHLC alumna Kristi DeCluitt ‘99 has been hired as the new criminal justice program analyst for McLennan County more...

January 27- UHLC alumna Melodee Armstrong has been selected as the Municipal Court Judge of Glenn Heights. more...

Jan. 26- UHLC alumnus Jordan Faykus ‘06 has been named a Partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP more... 

Jan. 26- UHLC alumnus Dwayne Mason has been named a “leading practitioner” in the fifth edition of the WTR 1000, a trademark industry guide published by the World Trademark Review. more...

January 23- Legge, Farrow, Kimmitt, McGrath & Brown announced the promotion of UHLC alumnus Jacob C. Esparza as partner. more...

January 22- UHLC alumnus Harry Fleming was featured in the Life Science Report for his contribution to the health industry. more...

January 21- UHLC alumna Ellen Lain has passed away Jan. 13th at the age of 66. Her obituary appeared in the Houston Chronicle. more...

January 20- UHLC alumnus Kirk Worley has passed away Jan. 17th at the age of 44. His obituary appeared in the Houston Chronicle. more...

January 19- UHLC alumna Ilse Bailey has joined Kerr County Attorney’s Office. more...

January 14- Cox Smith has named UHLC alumnus Aaron Kaufman a share holder of the firm. more...

January 13- UHLC alumnus William D. Tate was featured in Fort Worth Star Telegram for his contribution of many year as a mayor of Grapevine, Texas. more...

January 11, 2015—UHLC alumnus Sam Moseley ‘67 was profiled in an article appearing in the Marshall Messenger. more...

January 11, 2015—UHLC alumnus C. Vernon Lawson ‘86 has passed away. His obituary appeared in the Houston Chronicle. (more...

January 8, 2015—UHLC alumni Eric Munoz '06 and David Vondle '02 were recently named partners at Akin Gump. more...

January 8, 2015—Alumnus Derek J. Anchondo ’99 has been promoted to partner at Adams and Reese LLP more...

January 7, 2015—Alumnus Quentin D. Brogdon ’89 was named one of the “2015 Best Lawyers in America”, selected by Texas Monthly magazine as one of the “Top 100 Super Lawyers in the State of TX” for 2014, and also selected by D Magazine as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” for 2015. more...

January 6, 2015—Alumnus Kendall D. Hollrah ’05 has been promoted to partner at Haynes and Boone more...

January 5, 2015—Alumna Alexis C. Knapp ’07 was elevated to shareholder with Littler Mendelson, PC more...

January 5, 2015—Alumnus Alex Roberts ’06 was made a partner at Beck Redden LLP more...

January 4, 2015-- UHLC alumnus Arlen Driscoll ‘77 passed away on December 31st, 2014 more...

January 3, 2015-- UHLC alumnus Stewart J. Guss ‘94 has been named a Top Lawyer in the Houston area by Houstonia Magazine for the second consecutive year more...

January 3, 2015-- UHLC alumnus Thomas Ross ‘12 joins the Law Office of Corso & Rhude as a member of its team of criminal defense lawyers more...

 

 

 

 

 


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