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 [...]

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2015 TLF Application Information Sessions

The TLF application will be available next week on March 9th. TLF will host three information sessions throughout the application period to provide guidelines for applicants and to answer any questions about the applications. Information Sessions: March 10th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.140 March 12th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.140 March 24th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.139

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2015 Excellence in Public Interest Awards

TLF is happy to announce that the 2015 Excellence in Public Interest Awards will be held on April 19, 2015. The event will once again be hosted by Bill and Stephanie Whitehurst at their home beginning at 6 pm. Nominate someone for an EPIA by March 20, 2015: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1b0vbilF50uyElnfkbHzPSeJkC6jk8drlTAWXn6_diCo/viewform Contact Rebekah Mata (r.mata.lasky@utexas.edu) for more information.  Check [...]

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2015 Pledge Drive

Applications for Summer 2015 Texas Law Fellowships Released: March 9th, 2015 Applications Due: March 27th, 2015 Pledge Drive: March 30th to April 3rd Fellowships Announced: April 6th Information Sessions: March 10th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.140 March 12th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.140 March 24th, 12pm-1pm, TNH 2.139

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2014 Fall Auction

The Fall Auction is right around the corner! This year the Fall Auction will be held at Hotel Vegas on October 9. 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 6 through Thursday October 9. [...]

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