Local Attorney and School Board Member Explains Support for Bond

(Editor’s Note: The following was written this morning by Rob Hargett, a partner at Reed, Claymon, Meeker & Hargett PLLC and president of the Eanes independent School Board) Friends— By now, you have seen the road signs and received mailers about our … Continue reading

Austin Attorneys Successfully Represented School District in Title IX Lawsuit

Todd Aaron Clark and Kelley Lynn Kalchthaler of Walsh Anderson Brown Gallegos & Green PC in Austin formed a winning team in representing the Stephenville Independent School District, which was sued by the parents of two female student athletes, who alleged … Continue reading

Walsh, Anderson, Gallegos, Green & Treviño, P.C. Promotes Attorney to Shareholder

Walsh, Anderson, Gallegos, Green & Treviño, P.C. an Austin-based law firm focusing on education law and general insurance defense, has announced that Christine Badillo has been promoted to shareholder. Badillo joined the firm after graduating from the University of Texas … Continue reading

Abbott, Perry Go On the Offensive in Religious Freedom Case

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and Governor Rick Perry, citing the Texas Religious Viewpoints Anti-Discrimination Act, announced this week that the State of Texas has officially joined the high-profile legal battle over religious expression at a Beaumont, Texas public school. … Continue reading

Round Rock Attorney Represents Marble Falls Athlete in Negligence Case

Martin J. Cirkiel of Cirkiel & Associates, P.C. in Round Rock is representing a former high school football player, who is suing the Marble Falls (Texas) Independent School District and his former football coach for negligence, claiming that the multiple … Continue reading

Austin Lawyer Balances Successful Practice with Public Office

For more than 20 years, Rob Hargett has successfully represented health care providers — including nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals, physicians, nursing homes and hospitals — in state and federal court. His work in the health law field, as well … Continue reading

Austin Attorneys Quoted in Concussion Litigation Reporter

Austin attorneys Brooks Schuelke of Perlmutter & Schuelke and Leonard B. Gabbay were recently quoted in a publication that examines legal issues around concussions in the sports world – Concussion Litigation Reporter (http://concussionpolicyandthelaw.com/). The article examined H.B. 2038, a recently … Continue reading

School of Law at The University of Texas at Austin Gets New Dean

Ward Farnsworth, associate dean for academic affairs at Boston University School of Law, has been named dean of the School of Law at The University of Texas at Austin. Farnsworth’s appointment, effective June 1, fills the position currently held by … Continue reading

Austin Firm Helps Student Secure a Legal Victory

(The above summary appeared in Legal Issues in High School Athletics, a periodical of Hackney Publications www.hackneypublications.com) Austin attorneys Wayne Nicholas Krause and James C Harrington of the Texas Civil Rights Project have helped a student secure the dismissal of … Continue reading