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2020
Volume 38 Number 1
Cover Design: Elena Hawthorne
Cover photo credit: Lucio Vasquez, Houston Public Media
(Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo)
    Pandemic
Protests
Progress
       Site of The John M. O’Quinn Law Building
2020
YEAR IN REVIEW
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON LAW CENTER –
SCHOOL CENTERS, INSTITUTES AND SELECT PROGRAMS
A.A. White Dispute Resolution Institute
Director, Jim Lawrence ’07 Blakely Advocacy Institute
Executive Director, Jim Lawrence ’07 Center for Children, Law & Policy
Director, Ellen Marrus, Royce Till Professor of Law Center for U.S. and Mexican Law
Director, Alfonso López de la Osa Escribano, Adjunct Professor Criminal Justice Institute
Director, Sandra Guerra Thompson, Newell H. Blakely Professor in Law
Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Center
Co-director, Victor B. Flatt, Dwight Olds Chair in Law Co-director, Gina S. Warren, George Butler Research Professor
Health Law & Policy Institute
Director, Jessica L. Roberts, Leonard H. Childs Chair in Law
Co-director, Jessica L. Mantel, Professor of Law, George Butler Research Professor Co-director, Valerie G. Koch, Assistant Professor of Law
Initiative on Global Law and Policy for the Americas
Founding Director, Elizabeth Trujillo, Mary Ann & Lawrence E. Faust Professor of Law
Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law
Co-director, Greg R. Vetter, HIPLA College Professor of Law
Juvenile and Children’s Advocacy Project
Project Founder, David R. Dow, Cullen Professor of Law Legal Program Director, Katya Dow ’92, Professor of Practice
Texas Innocence Network
Founder, David R. Dow, Cullen Professor of Law Director, Cassandra Jeu ’04
2019–2020 UH LAW ALUMNI ASSOCIATION BOARD
Victor Wright ’98 | President
Alex Roberts ’06 | President Elect Kris Thomas ’83 | Vice President Laura Gibson ’84 | Secretary Cynthia Mabry ’10 | Ex Officio
                                 Directors
Jeff Andrews ’05 Kate Blaine ’03 Alison Chen ’03 Michelle Gray ’11 Yvonne Ho ’06 Kimberly D. Levi ’93
Judge Ravi K. Sandill ’01 Robert J. Sergesketter ’95 Harve Truskett ’08 Richard F. Whiteley ’99 Staci Wilson ’09
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