Alumni Awards

2018 Alumni Association Award Honorees

The Texas Law Alumni Association Executive Committee is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Alumni Awards:

  • Lifetime Achievement: Richard Mithoff ’71
  • Outstanding Alumna: Sandra Phillips Rogers ’91
  • Distinguished Alumna for Community Service: Carrin Patman ’82
  • Outstanding Young Alumnus: Oscar Longoria ’07
  • Alumni Mentor of the Year: Karen Burgess ’96

In addition, Dean Ward Farnsworth will be presenting a Dean’s Honor:

  • David Frederick ’89, for Appellate Advocacy

Please read all about the 2018 honorees on the law school news site.

These awardees will be honored at a gala dinner ceremony in Austin on October 12, 2018. For information about the ceremony, please email us at alumni@law.utexas.edu.

As we prepare to honor the 2018 Alumni Award recipients, please enjoy these tribute videos for the illustrious group of 2017 awardees:

Lifetime Achievement: Frank Denius ’49

Recognizing a graduate who has had a distinguished career and has brought honor to The University Texas School of Law. See a full list of past recipients.

 

Outstanding Alumnus: JoAnn Lee ’83

Honoring a graduate who has made outstanding contributions to his or her chosen profession and to society as a whole. See a full list of past recipients.

 

Distinguished Alumnus for Community Service: Janiece Longoria ’79

Honoring an outstanding graduate who has made exemplary contributions in public, pro bono and/or community service. See a full list of past recipients.

 

Honorary Order of the Coif: Ben Donnell ’61

This award is chosen and presented by the Dean, acknowledging an alumnus of exceptional merit and extraordinary achievement in his or her career. See a full list of past recipients.

 

Outstanding Young Alumnus: Daniel Hodge ’04

This award recognizes a graduate who has made significant achievements professionally and in their service to the law school. See a full list of past recipients.