Texas Bar Journal

June 2011 | Volume 74, No. 6

June 2011 TBJ Cover

Bob Black, managing shareholder in MehaffyWeber, P.C. in Beaumont, takes office as the 131st president of the State Bar of Texas during the State Bar Annual Meeting in San Antonio, June 23–24. A profile begins on PAGE 498.

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462 State Bar Update

466 Motions to Disqualify in Texas State and Federal Court Litigation
By David Hricik and Jae Ellis

472 2011 Texas Bar Journal Short Story Fiction Writing Contest

498 Service and Education: Bob Black Takes Office as President of the State Bar of Texas
By Kevin Priestner

502 Beverly Godbey Elected Chair of the State Bar Board of Directors
By Ellen Carnes

503 2011 State Bar and TYLA Election Results

504 Learning to Live Like Holmes: A Tribute to the Justice on his 170th Birthday
By Martha Lackritz

508 In the Arena: Theodore Roosevelt and the Law
By Talmage Boston

518 Proposed Annual Meeting Resolutions

522 Home on the Range: Natalie Cobb Koehler to Serve as TYLA President
By Patricia L. Garcia

526 Solo/Small Firm: Seven Steps to Client Loyalty
By Micah Solomon




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