Texas Bar Journal
December 2014 | Volume 77, No. 11
In 1888, 24 vibrant blue oculus windows were installed in the Capitol. Today, six are tucked inside the roof lantern and are the inspiration for this year’s ornament. To purchase the 2014 ornament, go to texascapitolgiftshop.com.
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The earliest African-American lawyers in Texas.
By John G. Browning and Chief Justice Carolyn Wright
- Criminal Law
A fellowship program is supporting clients in need and training the state’s next generation of nonprofit lawyers.
By Hannah Kiddoo
Ethics of Capacity
What lawyers need to understand when dealing with mental health issues.
By Michael H. Wald
How to draft clear and effective findings.
By Douglas K. Norman
A few images—there were far too many to include them all—from 75 years of the State Bar of Texas.
Firm: Just Do It
How solos get things done.
By James E. Brill
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