Friends,

Thank you for participating, and taking the time to nominate your distinguished colleagues and classmates for the awards below.  As the President of the UH Law Alumni Association, it is my privilege and pleasure to be involved with the annual alumni awards that honor some of these esteemed individuals that make the Law Center shine so brightly in the business and legal community. 

Once again, we will be recognizing award recipients at our 43rd Annual Law Gala and Auction, which will be held on March 30, 2019 at The Post Oak at Uptown Houston.  Please re-visit this page after our 2019 gala for a listing of the new award recipients.

Thank you,

Cynthia May Mabry
AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP

2018-2019 Law Alumni Association Awards

The awards will be presented at the 43rd Annual Law Auction and Gala on March 30, 2019 at the Post Oak at Uptown Houston and will include the following:

Alumnus of the Year
In recognition of exceptional and continued achievement and noteworthy contributions to the legal profession by an alumnus.

Rising Star Award
(2008-2018 graduates eligible) In recognition of outstanding achievement and notable commitment to the UH Law Center by a young alumnus.

Diversity and Inclusion Award
In recognition of significant commitment of an alumnus to diversity and inclusion by fostering a more diverse and inclusive legal community.

Corporate Sector Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement and legal excellence in the corporate and business communities.

Private Practice Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement in and legal excellence in private practice.

Public Service Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement and legal excellence in public service.

Honorary Alumnus Award
In recognition of exemplary service and dedication to the Law Center by a lawyer that is not an alumnus.

Faculty Distinction Award
In recognition of a member of the Law Center faculty that has distinguished themselves in their field of expertise.

Law Gala & Auction Award
In recognition of exceptional volunteer service and leadership to the UH Law Gala by an alumnus.

Law Fund Volunteer Award
To a volunteer alumnus that has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to raising funds for the UH Law Center.

Community Service & Leadership Award
In recognition of an alumnus that has dedicated substantial service to the community as a volunteer and leader.

Public Service Achievement Award
In recognition of exceptional achievement and legal excellence in public service.



Questions? Please contact the Hope M. Young in the Office of Law Alumni Relations at hyoung@central.uh.edu or call 713-743-5099.

Congratulations to last year's awards recipients! Click here to see a full list.