Alumni in the News

September 2016

September 23— UHLC Alum Scott Armstrong ‘14 named to “Houston’s Top Lawyers” list for personal injury law more....

September 22— UHLC alumnus Brent L. Vannoy ‘95 recently joined Hughes Watters Askanase LLP as a partner supporting the firm's Business Planning and Strategy, Commercial Litigation, and Labor and Employment Practice Areas, according to a press release reported by Business Wire and available on Lexis Advance.  more....

September 21—UHLC alumna Liz Shields ’07 was interviewed by Craig Cohen on the Houston Public Media show, Houston Matters.  more....

September 21— UHLC alumnus R. Alan York ‘89 is joining Reed Smith LLP's Houston office, according to a Law360 article. more....

September 19— Law 360 reported UHLC alumnus Richard Smith ‘00 has joined Quinn Emanuel as a partner in its Washington, D.C., office.  more....

September 15— Entergy Corporation (ETR) selected UHLC alumna Andrea Coughlin Rowley ‘99, as senior vice president of HR, according to a press release by PRNewswire and available from Yahoo news.    more....

September 14—The Oil & Gas Financial Journal reported that UHLC alumnus Gregory C. King ‘85 has been promoted to managing partner of EnCap Flatrock Midstream.   more....

September 13— UHLC alum Greg Deans ‘92 earns recognition on Super Lawyers listing. more....

September 12—UHLH alumni Lawrence Pirtle ‘66, Geoffrey Bracken ‘84, Kay Schwartz ‘89 and Jeffrey Davis ’92, have earned recognition as Texas Super Lawyers. more....

 

September 11—The Waco Tribune reported that UHLC alumnus Mike Harper ‘08 has been selected as the new executive director of Communities in Schools of the Heart of Texas.  more....

September 9—UHLC alumna Laura Duncan ’14 recently received the Assistant Attorney General's “Award for Excellence for Distinguished New Employees” due to her outstanding work in the U.S. DOJ's Environment & Natural Resources Division.

September 9— The Katy Rancher reports that UHLC LLM alumnus and member of the Board of Advisors to the University of Houston Health Law and Policy Institute Gerald Zimmerer '15 will be speaking to the Katy Bar Association on the topic of Texas' medical futility statute.  more...

September 9—UHLC alumnus Scott Downing '91 makes 2016 Texas Super Lawyers and Top 100 Attorneys Lists.  more...

September 6—UHLC Alumnus Muhammad Aziz '03 has been recognized for a second year by National Association of Distinguished Counsel.  more...

September 6— Texas Lawyer published a profile of UHLC alumnus Kin Gill '95more...

September 6— YourHoustonNews profiled UHLC alumnus Matthew Poston '06, who has recently become County Attorney in Liberty, Texas.  more...

September 6— Texas Lawyer has named UHLC Immigration Law Clinic advisory board member Gordon Quan '73 as one of the recipients of its 2016 Lifetime Achievement awards.  more...

September 1—UHLC Alumnus, Leslie Dippel '96, is now the president of the Austin Bar Association.  more...

September 1— A Texas Lawyer article, available from Lexis Advance, featured UHLC alumni Ken Bailey '72 and Donn Fullenweider '58 among the Texas Lawyer's 2016 Professional Excellence Award nominees.  more...  Also, Texas Lawyer has named UHLC alumni Ken Baiey '72 and Donn Fullenweider '58 as recipients of its 2016 Lifetime Achievement awards. more...

September 1—UHLC Alumni Tim Samson '90, Jerry Metcalf '73, Bill McDonald '79, Justin Switzer '98, Randy Williams '85, Hunter White '89, Becky Jolin '88, and Mitchell Ayer '89, attorneys at Thompson & Knight LLP have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017.  more...

 

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