Fostering Excellence in Professionalism, Ethics, Civility, and Legal Skills

Garland R. Walker 2016-2017 Schedule of Events

General Meeting Dates and Topics for 2017-2018 Season

     The meeting location for this season is the Houston Club, 910 Louisiana Street, 49th Floor,, Houston, Texas 77002.  Meetings are from 6:00 pm until approximately 8:00 pm.  Dinner is included.

Date      Topic Leader
1 October 10, 2017 Ethics Jeopardy Dick Schwartz, Hon. Jeff Bohm, Hon. John Coselli, 
2 November 7, 2017 Immigration Issues Jerry Garcia, Hon. Jeff Shadwick, Hon. Ravi Sandill
December 2017 No Meeting This Month
3 January 9, 2018 100th Anniversary of the Entry of the US into WWI (1917) and conclusion (1918) Judge Jones, Justice Boyce
4 February 6, 2018 Lawsuits against attorneys and the "lawyer's oath" Jennifer Hasley, Larry Huelbig
5 March 6, 2018 Famous mentors/mentees Hon. Kem Frost, Dick Schwartz, Ashley Harper


April 3, 2018 Legal doctrines that undergird the modern "administrative state" Hon. Pat Lykos, Marie Jamison, Prof. Bruce McGovern
7 May 1, 2018 Pirates!  (high seas, electronic media, Penzance) Jim Cooper, Hon. Jennifer Elrod, William Peterson