State Bar of Texas
June 24, 2008

Contact: Kim Davey, 512.427.1713

Tyler Individuals Honored by State Bar of Texas

(Austin) – Presentation of awards honoring exceptional service to the public and the legal profession will be a highlight of the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, June 26-27, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.

The following Tyler individuals will be honored:
Sandy Stewart – Presidential Citation, presented by outgoing State Bar President Gib Walton, to honor Stewart's contributions and commitment to the State Bar of Texas, and for her leadership and dedication to the projects she has overseen while serving on the State Bar Board of Directors.

Hon. Bill Parker – Robert B. Wilson Distinguished Service Award, presented by the Bankruptcy Law Section.

The State Bar of Texas is an administrative agency of the Supreme Court of Texas that provides educational programs for the legal profession and the public, administers the minimum continuing legal education program for attorneys, and manages the attorney discipline system.