Ten undergraduates gathered for the last Magellan’s Circle of the semester: a round-table discussion with Jo Anne Christian, a successful lawyer and leader in the Austin arts community. Magellan’s Circles provide open forums for students to ask questions and gain insight into a variety of paths to careers.
Most of the students who attended plan on applying to law school. In response to questions from them, Christian talked about different kinds of law (she has three sons who practice law in different areas), and her time on the Texas Supreme Court. She also reflected on her time as an un