December 17, 2018

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Central Time

ACS Houston: Gavel Gap Holiday Party: Diversity in State Court Judiciaries

Vinson & Elkins LLP, Houston, TX

Join the Houston Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society and the Vinson & Elkins Diversity Committee for a holiday party and discussion on efforts to increase diversity on local and state court benches across Texas.


Frances Bourliot, Justice-Elect, Fourteenth Court of Appeals, Place 5

Hon. Mike Engelhart, Judge, 151st Civil District Court

Sarah Beth Landau, Justice-Elect, Texas Court of Appeals, First District, Place 6 

Beau Miller, Judge-Elect, 190th Civil District Court

Latosha Lewis Payne, Judge-Elect, 55th Civil District Court

Lauren Reeder, Judge-Elect, 234th Civil District Court

Hon. Raul Rodriguez, Judge-Elect, Harris County Criminal Court at Law No. 13

Moderated by:

Robert Landicho, Litigation Associate, Vinson & Elkins LLP; Member, ACS Houston Lawyer Chapter Board of Directors

Drinks and light appetizers will be served.