2014 Excellence in Public Interest Awards

The Excellence in Public Interest Awards recognizes and appreciates members of the community for their dedication, commitment, and outstanding contributions to the field of public interest law. Brian McGiverin Public Interest Attorney Award Winner Mr. McGiverin is a Prisoners’ Rights Attorney at the Texas Civil Rights Project. He has dedicated his career to fighting injustice [...]

Congratulations to our Summer Fellows!

After a record-breaking fundraising season, TLF is proud to be able to provide 33 public-interest fellowships.  2012 Hagans Fellows Abby Anna Batko-Taylor : Travis County Mental Health Public Defender Sarah Bryant: Texas RioGrande Legal Aid Rigel Farr: U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division Alyssa Flores: Texas Advocacy Project Brittany Glass: Save Our [...]

Recent News

2015 Fall Auction

The Fall Auction is right around the corner! This year the Fall Auction will be held at Hotel Vegas on October 15th. Doors open at 6 pm and the live auction starts at 7 pm. Tickets will be sold in the atrium from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Monday October 12th through Thursday October 15th. [...]

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2015-2016 Board

TLF is proud to announce the incoming Board of Directors for the 2015-2016 year. Congratulations to all and thank you for your continued support of the TLF mission! President - Alex Fulcher Vice President - Seth Manetta-Dillon Secretary - Anya Morgan Treasurer - Josiah Clarke Pledge Drive Coordinators - Corinne Waite & Paige Duggins Auction Coordinator - Nina Culotta EPIA Coordinator - Taylor Raymond Faculty Liaison - Lisa Newman Fellows Coordinator - Stephanie [...]

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2015 Fellowship Recipients

Thanks to the generous support of the UT Law and Austin legal community, TLF will be able to fund forty-one of our summer fellowship candidates this year! We’re pleased to announce the following recipients: TLF 2015 Recipients Named Fellowships “The Abbott and Leslie Sprague Family Foundation Fellowship” Kelly Hill – 2l – Institute of Museum [...]

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2014 Fellows

Texas Advocacy Project  - Audrey Bartosh, 1L  Office of the Colorado State Public Defender  - Megan Bishop, 1L  Dallas County District Attorney’s Office  - Emily Cohen, 1L  New Orleans Public Defender’s Office  - Matthew Coughlan, 1L  Environment Texas -  Ashley Croswell, 1L  Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel of the State Bar of Texas  - Brigid Essing, 1L  Shurat HaDin & Texas [...]

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