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Law School Legends: Two Professors, 100 Years, Thousands of Students

Take your pick. Serendipity. Destiny. Or just really good fortune that Ernest Smith and Stanley Johanson committed in 1963 to becoming legal educators at The University of Texas School of Law. It was 50 years ago that they both walked through the front doors of the law school on the same day in August 1963 […]


Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration and Environmental Law Names Inaugural Student Fellow

The Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration and Environmental Law at The University of Texas School of Law has created a new fellowship program that recognizes students interested in pursuing careers in one of its three core subject areas. For its inaugural fellow, the center selected David Fisher, a Victoria, Texas, native who intends to […]


Charles E. Di Leva

World Bank Chief Counsel Charles E. Di Leva to speak on international environmental law, sustainable development, and climate change, February 6, 2012

The Law School’s William Wayne Justice Center for Public Interest Law and Career Services Office will present speaker Charles E. Di Leva, chief counsel at the World Bank, on Monday, February 6, 2012, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Sheffield Room at the Law School.


Cisselon Nichols Hurd, '91

Making the Case

As senior litigation counsel for Shell Oil, environmental lawyer Cisselon Nichols Hurd, ’91, works on cases that shape the future of industry.


Texas Environmental Law Journal Hosts First Annual Symposium, October 29, 2010

Texas Environmental Law Journal’s 2010 Symposium, “Legal and Environmental Impacts of Extracting Gas from Shale,” will take place Friday, October 29, 2010, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Law School’s Eidman Courtroom.