Patman, a Houston attorney and civic leader, has been appointed as the United States ambassador to the Republic of Iceland.
Michael W. “Mike” Perrin ’71 has been selected to receive the 2022 Texas Exes Distinguished Alumni Award, continuing a long tradition of representation from Texas Law alumni.
Walker was named commander of France’s Order of Arts and Letters for his work in supporting social justice by funding the arts.
Texas Law welcomes to its faculty Maria Ponomarenko, whose expertise as a teacher and writer covers the areas of administrative law, local government law, constitutional law, and criminal procedure.
Two new faculty members will be joining Texas Law for the 2022-23 academic year: Tara Leigh Grove as the Vinson & Elkins Chair in Law and Lia Sifuentes Davis as interim director and visiting clinical professor for the Civil Rights Clinic.