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March 2021

March 25th - UHLC alumna Adria Conklin ’02 has joined DLA Piper’s Litigation and Regulatory practice as a partner, according to a press release from the firm.  More...

March 23rd - UHLC alumna Erin Bullard ’15 has been named a 2021 Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers, according to a press release from Bissinger, Oshman & Williams.  More...

March 23rd - UHLC alumnus Craig Stocker ’12 has been named a 2021 Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers for the fourth consecutive year, according to a press release from Schouest, Bamdas, Soshea & BenMaier PLLC.  More... 

March 23rd - UHLC alumni Kati Orso ’08, Jamila Brinson ’10, and Catharine Yen ’11 have been named 2021 Texas Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, according to a press release from Jackson Walker LLP.  More... 

March 15th – UHLC alumnus Justin Tschoepe ’11 has joined Yetter Coleman LLP as a partner in the firm's energy litigation practice, according to a Law360 article.  More...

March 12th - UHLC alumna Jessica Quinn ’96 has been hired by Baylor Scott & White Health as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, according to a press release.  More...

March 10th - UHLC alumna Jennifer Rangel ’95 has joined Holland & Knight’s Austin office as a partner, according to a press release from the firm.  More...

March 9th- UHLC alumnus John S. Polzer ’05 has joined Duane Morris LLP as a partner in the firm’s Trial Practice Group in its Dallas office, according to a press release from the firm.  More...

March 6th  - UHLC alumna Adrienne Arnold ’17 has been promoted to partner at Lazan Glover & Puciloski, a real estate property law firm in Great Barrington, MA, according to an article available on The Berkshire Eagle’s website.  More...

March 5th  - UHLC alumna Florence Kusnetz ’73 was featured in an article available on the Jewish Herald-Voice (JHV)’s website.  More...

March 3rd - UHLC alumnus Mark Waite ’94 has been named office managing partner in Houston according to a press release from the firm.  More...

Feb 2021

February 24th – UHLC alumnus Chris Ponder ’08 has been promoted to partner at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP, according to a press release from the firm. More… 

February 23rd – UHLC alumnus Kristina Williams ’11 has been appointed Judge of the 192nd Judicial District Court in Dallas County, according to a news release from Office of the Texas Governor. More… 

February 10th – UHLC alumnus Billie J. Ellis ’78 received the 2021 Dan Rugeley Price Memorial Award from the Texas Bar Foundation, according to the organization. More… 

February 10th – UHLC alumna Marcy H. Greer ’90 received the 2021 Gregory S. Coleman Outstanding Appellate Lawyer Award from the Texas Bar Foundation, according to the organization. More… 

February 3rd – UHLC alumna Mili Gosar ’14 has been appointed Deputy Chief of Staff – Operations of the Department of Interior, according to a press release and an Environment & Energy Daily News article. More… 

Jan 2021

January 27th – UHLC alumna, Dr. Quianta Moore ’09, has been named the first Huffington Fellow in Child Health Policy, according to a press release from Rice University. More…

January 27th – UHLC alumna, Hillary Lewis ’08, has joined Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. as its first chief information security officer, according to a press release from Mathematica. More…

January 19th – UHLC alumnus, Judge Joginder Dhillon ’99, is the new probate judge for the Sacramento County Superior Court according to a report from JD Supra. More…

January 16th – UHLC alumna, Mishell Parreno Taylor ’03, has been appointed to serve on the Hispanic National Bar Association Latina Commission according to a press article from Littler. More…

January 11th – UHLC alumnus, Mike Mullen ’19, has joined the Houston office of Chamberlain Hrdlicka as an associate in the Intellectual Property practice, according to a press release from the firm. More…

January 11th – UHLC alumna, Mia Lorick ’14, has joined Locke Lord’s Houston office as a litigation partner, according to a press release from the firm. More…

January 5th – UHLC alumni, Nancy McEvily Davis ’11 and Timothy R. Geiger ’11, have been elected for partnership at Bracewell LLP, according to a press release from the firm. More…

January 1st – UHLC alumnus, Gary DiMuzio ’92, has been promoted to shareholder at Simmons Hanly Conroy, according to a press release from the firm. More…

January 1st – UHLC alumnus, Robert Ayers ’10, has been elected to partner at Holland & Hart, according to a press release from the firm. More…

January 1st – UHLC alumni, James D. Cypert ’12 and Dhiraj N. Suvarna ’07, have been promoted to partners at Gee & Zhang LLP, according to a press release from the firm. More…

December 16th – UHLC alumnus, Stephen J. Quezada ’11, has been elected a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, according to a press release from the Texas Bar Foundation. More…

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