Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Alumni Chapter
Keep the Celebration going!
Purchase your commemorative 50th Anniversary merchandise here. Available merchandise includes tees, hats, decals, Tervis Tumblers, commemorative posters, bottle stoppers and a documentary of the history of the School of Law. Quantities are limited. Shipping is available. Proceeds benefit the Law Alumni Chapter programs. For more information contact the Alumni Association at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-678-TRAX.
The Law Alumni Chapter funds several student scholarships including the Law Alumni Honor Student Scholarship, the Pillars of Excellence Law Alumni Scholarship, the Law Alumni Scholarship Award, and the Excellence in Legal Education Award. For more information about applying for these scholarships, click here.
Friday, November 22
The Law Alumni Chapter hosted the Continuing Legal Education Seminar - Trial Skills: The Basics from Veterans. Speakers included Gary K. Smith, David Cook, Rusty Reviere, Steve E. Farese, Sr., Leo Bearman, Jr., and Tim R. Discenza.
Law Alumni Chapter Judicial Reception
Thursday, November 7
The Law Alumni Chapter honored federal, state and local judiciaries and the 2013 Graduates of the School of Law at a wonderful reception held at the Shelby County Courthouse.
Pillars of Excellence Dinner presented by Ballin, Ballin & Fishman, PC
The Chapter honored five Pillars of Excellence from within the Memphis law community including: Marvin Ballin (JD ’63), Marion “Boots” Boyd, R. Grattan Brown, Jr., Hon. Ronald L. Gilman, and Hon. Charles O. McPherson (BS ’64, JD ’65). The Belz Family was honored as Friends of the Law School. View Photos
Law Alumni Chapter CLE: "All Things Housing"
The Law Alumni Chapter hosted a Continuing Legal Education Seminar in July. Speakers included Sapna Raj, Webb Brewer, Anne Viner, Roger Stone, Donny Blackwell, Lucian Pera and James Stock.
Law Spring Reception
The Law Alumni Chapter, law school faculty, staff and students gathered in mid-April at the home of Judge Childers for an annual spring reception. To view photos from the evening,click here.
Law Week Launch Party
The Law Alumni Chapter will co-hosted the Law Week Launch Party, a gathering of local legal organizations, in Court Square. Canned goods and monetary donations at the event helped support the Mid-South Food Bank.
Race Judicata 5K Run/Walk
The Law alumni chapter recently hosted the Race Judicata at the Mississippi River Park, which benefitted Memphis Area Legal Services (MALS). Memphis Area Legal Services provides free legal service to the elderly and low income families.
The Law Alumni Chapter honored members of the local, state and federal judiciaries in early November. The reception also celebrated the recent bar admittees from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Class of 2012. View Photos
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law 50th Anniversary Celebration
The Law Alumni Chapter and the School of Law celebrated the 50th Anniversary in style in October. Fellow alumni, current and former professors and deans, and members of the legal community enjoyed food from Memphis-area restaurants and music from the decades. Click here for more information. View Photos
Members of the classes of 1984, 1992, and 1997 held class reunions in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the School of Law in October.
For more information or to get involved in the Law Alumni Chapter, contact Alumni Coordinator Kaylee Heathcott Pierce at email@example.com or 901-678-2905.
Chapter Leadership List
- President: Hunter Humphreys (J.D. '77), firstname.lastname@example.org
- President-Elect: Vickie Hardy Jones (J.D. '96), email@example.com
- Secretary/Treasurer: David L. Pool (BM '91, MAT '94, JD '08), firstname.lastname@example.org
- Past President: The Hon. Butch Childers (B.B.A. '71, J.D. '74), email@example.com