Pathways: Government and Non-Profit Lawyers

Location: Francis Auditorium TNH 2.114

The Pathways Series empowers students to learn more about and engage with different legal careers and professionals. Through the Pathways Series, the Center highlights a variety of career paths and successful lawyers. The program exposes Texas Law students to the diversity of the legal field and provides opportunities for mentorship and networking. The program supports professional development, both for Texas Law students beginning their careers as well as for more senior professionals. This program is especially valuable to first-generation students and students and lawyers from underrepresented groups.

Center for Women in Law and Career Services hosted their first-ever Pathways events for Texas Law students. The event included four panelists in the government and non-profit sector:

Andrea Sparks, Director of Governmental Relations, Texas at Buckner International
Meredith Parekh, Supervising Attorney, Foster Care Team, Disability Rights Texas
Dominique McLeggan-Brown, Attorney-Advisor, US Economic Development Administration
Lori Patrick, Staff Attorney, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Event series: Pathways