2018

APR
26

Second Inter-American Hydrocarbons Regulators Dialogue Conference   

UH Hilton Hotel, University of Houston 4800 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX 77004
With the participation of Hydrocarbons Regulators from the Americas including the Brazilian National Petroleum Agency (ANP); the Security, Energy and Environment Agency (ASEA) of Mexico; the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE's) of the United States; the Colombian Ministry of Mines and Energy; and the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries of Trinidad and Tobago.
May
02

Celebrate the life and career of Dean Emeritus and Professor Raymond T. Nimmer 

Hendricks Heritage Room
University of Houston Law Center
Join us for remarks and a reception as we toast Professor Nimmer's legacy.
May
14

Austin Alumni & Friends Reception 

The W Hotel
Screen Porch Room
200 Lavaca St, Austin

Join Dean Baynes for an evening of networking with fellow alumni, hearty appetizers and drinks, and an update on UH Law Center.

PAST 2018

APR
24

UHLAA Annual Meeting & Celebration   

The Briar Club 2603 Timmons Ln, Houston, TX 77027
You are invited to toast the Law Center and alumni accomplishments. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served as we ratify the newly elected slate of UHLAA officers and celebrate the newest class of Texas Bar Passers. All are welcome!
April
21

Family Day at the Houston Zoo

Location:Houston Zoo, 6200 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, Texas 77030
April
18

Seventh Annual Wine Tasting    

Location: Hofheinz House, 3900 Milam Street, Houston, TX
$75 per person includes a hearty array of perfectly curated wine and food pairings and complimentary valet parking.
APR
17

Dean's Award Ceremony  

University of Houston Law Center, Krost Hall
Honoring Law Center students for their academic excellence and commitment to the law. Following the presentation of scholarships and awards, a light reception will take place in Hendricks Heritage Room.
APR
09

Food for Thought CLE   

Houston Food Bank, 535 Portwall Street
MAR
29

UH Law Center Retirement Celebration   

Hendricks Heritage Room, University of Houston Law Center, Complimentary Parking in Lot 19B

Dean Leonard M. Baynes cordially invites you to a retirement celebration Thursday, March 29, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Come raise a glass to our colleagues and friends as we celebrate their Law Center careers and achievements!

MAR
29

The Death Penalty and Criminal Justice Reform   

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Room 211 TUII

Join the Houston Lawyer Chapter and the University of Houston Law Center Student
Chapter of the American Constitution Society for a discussion with Professor
Brandon L. Garrett on his new book The Death Penalty.

MAR
27

Tax Reform Basics and Practical Application   

Hendricks Heritage Room, University of Houston Law Center
MAR
22

IPIL 15th Annual Spring Lecture     

The Coronado Club 919 Milam Street Houston, Texas
MAR
19

Sondock Jurist in Residence CLE and Reception -- Judge Adalberto Jordan (11th Cir.)     

Room 144 BLB
Judge Adalberto Jordán
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Observations on Wollschlaeger v. Governor: The So-Called "Docs v. Glocks" Case
MAR
13

Texas Advisory Committee to the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights Briefing Hosted at UH Law Center     

University of Houston Law Center, Krost Hall
The Texas Advisory Committee to the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights is hosting a public meeting to hear testimony regarding potential barriers to voting that may have a disparate impact on voters on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability status, or religion in the areas of voter registration, access to polling locations, and language access. This meeting is free and open to the public.
MAR
08

Skelton Lecture Series   

Magnolia Hotel Houston
Thomas H. Wilson
Presents a Lecture on
A World of Possibilities: International
Human Rights and the International Lawyer
MAR
08

Yale L. Rosenberg Memorial Lecture     

BLB 109, University of Houston Law Center
Gabriel "Jack" Chin Professor of Law, UC Davis
"Still a Nation of Immigrants? Rethinking Immigration Policy in the Modern Era"
MAR
06

Discussion on the Future of Immigration    

109 BLB, University of Houston Law Center

Join us at University of Houston Law Center on Tuesday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m;. for a FREE screening of the documentary series Rational Middle: Immigration and a discussion on the immigration challenge facing our country.

Following the screening, a panel discussion and Q&A about the challenges and opportunities in our current immigration debate will take place.

The panel includes:
Geoffrey Hoffman, Director, University of Houston Law Center Immigration Clinic
Mike Holland, COO, Marek Brothers Systems
Gordon Quan, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Quan Law Group

Feb
28

Black History Month Lecture Series        

Location: University of Houston Law Center
Cheryl L. Wade
Dean Harold F. McNiece Professor of Law at St. John's University
"The Historical Significance of Black Migration, the Search for Work, and the Impact of Corporate Governance"
Feb
23

Location:The Houstonian, 111 North Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX 77024

THE HOUSTON BUSINESS AND TAX LAW JOURNAL'S 18TH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM

Energy Investment Tax Issues Around the World

Attendees are asked to arrive early in order to allow ample time for parking and check in. Valet parking is available at the front of the hotel -- the Symposium is in the Aspen Room.

Feb
23

Making Sense of Immigration Law CLE   

Location:Hendricks Heritage Room, University of Houston Law Center

Please join us for a lunch and learn session where we will discuss the foundational pieces necessary for taking on an immigration case.

Now more than ever the field of Immigration Law is in high demand. In this constantly changing, challenging, and complex field of the law, attorneys interested in practicing Immigration Law need guidance on how and where to start.

In this program attorneys will learn basics that will put them in the right path to a practice in Immigration Law in the U.S. Attorneys will learn about how to do an immigration consultation, identify the different types of immigration cases, and where to find relevant resources to empower them to succeed in this field.

Register online by Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Feb
17

42nd Law Gala & Auction "A Night in Napa"    

Location:Hilton Americas, Ballroom of the Americas
Jan
29

Sondock Jurist in Residence CLE & Reception with Judge Gregg Costa (Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals)     

Location: University of Houston Law Center
The Judge Ruby Kless Sondock Lectureship in Legal Ethics Jurist-In-Residence program, starting its third year, brings sitting jurists to campus for a day of interaction with students, faculty and the Houston legal community. Each jurist provides a lecture on a legal ethics issue important to the community.
Jan
26

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor 

A conversation with Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor and Professor Michael A. Olivas
Jan
12

So you want to GO SOLO?

Location:University of Houston Law Center Hendricks Heritage Room
Join us for a solo practice institute to learn practical tools for starting and sustaining your new solo practice.3 hours of CLE credit, 0.5 hour of Ethics
Jan
03

San Diego Alumni & Friends Reception   

Location:San Diego, CA
Join Dean Baynes & members of the UH Law faculty to hear the latest news about UHLC, catch up with AALS Conference attendees, and enjoy some great live music and light bites. All are welcome!
Jan
08

Phoenix Alumni Luncheon 

Location:District American Kitchen & Wine Bar at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix
340 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Connect with the other UH Law Alumni living and working in the Phoenix area and hear an update from Dean Baynes about the Law Center.