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UH Law Center expands global footprint through collaboration with university in Saudi Arabia

National and Distinguished Leaders in Law to Convene at University of Houston Law Center’s John M. O’Quinn Law Building Dedication Conference 

Sept. 19, 2022 — To commemorate the opening of the new John M. O’Quinn Law Building, some of the most notable names in bar association leadership, the judiciary, law firms, legal employers, and academia will gather at the University of Houston Law Center for a Celebration and Dedication Conference on Friday, Sept. 23.


UHLC Appellate Civil Rights Clinic represents Texas educators in transgender care case

Sep. 15, 2022 — The University of Houston Law Center’s Appellate Civil Rights Clinic joins the ACLU and ACLU of Texas, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, and Baker Botts L.L.P. in supporting transgender teens litigating to block Texas from investigating parents who provide gender-affirming care.

University of Houston Law Center's new John M. O'Quinn Law Building located at 4170 Martin Luther King Blvd.

UH Law Center welcomes back students in Texas’ newest law school building

Aug. 31, 2022 — The University of Houston Law Center opens its state-of-the-art John M. O’Quinn Law Building, the newest law school building in Texas and one of the newest in the country.

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