Nominations Welcomed for the Texas Appellate Hall of Fame
The Appellate Section of the State Bar of Texas is now accepting nominations for the Texas Appellate Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame posthumously honors advocates and judges who made a lasting mark on appellate practice in the State of Texas.
Hall of Fame inductees will be honored at a reception held by the Appellate Section on Thursday, September 8, 2016, during the State Bar’s Advanced Civil Appellate Practice course.
Nominations should be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than Friday, July 15, 2016. Nominations should include the nominator’s contact information, the nominee’s bio or CV, the nominee’s photo if available, and all the reasons for the nomination (including the nominee’s unique contributions to the practice of appellate law in the State).
Nominations will be considered based upon some or all of the following criteria, among others: written and oral advocacy, professionalism, faithful service to the citizens of the State of Texas, mentorship of newer appellate attorneys, pro bono service, participation in appellate continuing legal education, and other indicia of excellence in the practice of appellate law in the State of Texas.