Board of Directors

Officers

Michael J. Ritter, President
SCHMOYER REINHARD LLP
8000 IH 10 West, Suite 1600
San Antonio, 78230
(210) 447-8033
Hon. Lauren Renee Sepulveda, Chair
MCALLEN MUNICIPAL COURT
P.O. Box 220
McAllen 78501
(956) 681-2920
Hisham A. Masri, Vice President
FLOWSERVE CORPORATION
5215 N O Connor Blvd
Ste. 900
Irving, TX 75039
(972) 375-7880
Rebecca Linehan, Secretary
STUBBEMAN MCRAE SEALY LAUGHLIN & BROWDER
550 W. Texas Ave.
Ste. 800
Midland, TX 79701
(432) 688-0287
Cali M. Franks, Treasurer
LAWLINE
633 W. Davis St.
Ste. 243
Dallas, TX 75208
(817) 371-0219
Laura Pratt, President-elect
BRADY & HAMILTON, LLP
1602 13th St.
Lubbock, TX 79401
(806) 771-1850
Ashley Hymel, Chair-elect
HYMEL LAW LLC
2233 Yale St., Suite 210
Houston, TX 77008
(832) 620-2135
Jeanine Rispoli, Immediate Past President
PAKIS, GIOTES, PAGE & BURLESON, P.C.
P.O. Box 486
Waco, TX 76703
(832) 875-4411

Directors

Timothy Adams, District 6, Place 6
HARRIS COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE
500 Jefferson St.
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 274-5910
Mark Altman, District 9
NAMAN, HOWELL, SMITH & LEE, PLLC
400 Austin Avenue, Suite 800
Waco, TX 76701
(254) 755-4100
Ryan R. Bauerle, District 4
GORANSON BAIN AUSLEY, PLLC
7160 N. Dallas Parkway
Suite 650
Plano, TX 75024
(214) 473-9696
Ashton Barrineau Butcher, District 5, Place 4
AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP
2300 N. Field St.
Ste. 1800
Dallas,TX 75201
(972) 658-5650
Miranda N. Caballero, District 6, Place 3
R. REESE & ASSOCIATES, PLLC
5225 Katy Fwy.
Ste. 430
Houston, TX 77007
(832) 831-2289
Andrew Cavazos, District 14
POULOS & COATES, LLP
6147 Via De Los Arboles
El Paso, TX 79932
(575) 523-4444
Garrett Couts, District 3
BRADY & HAMILTON, LLP
1602 13th St.
Lubbock, TX 79401
(806) 771-1850
Jefferson Fisher, District 7
FISHER FIRM
560 S. 4th St
Silsbee, TX 77656
(409) 386-0386
Cali M. Franks, District 5, Place 1
LAWLINE
633 W. Davis St.
Ste. 243
Dallas, TX 75208
(817) 371-0219
Josué J. Galvan, District 18, Place 1
JACKSON WALKER LLP
112 East Pecan
Ste. 2400
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 978-7794
Tyler Granger, District 2
WEST, WEBB, ALLBRITTON & GENTRY
1515 Emerald Plaza
College Station, TX 77845
(979) 694-7000
David R. Hagan, District 1
ATTORNEY AT LAW
P.O. Box 3347
Longview, TX 75606
(903) 757-7000
Michael Hanson, District 21
FORT BEND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE
1422 Eugene Heimann Cir.
Richmond, TX 77469
(281) 341-4542
Guillermo M. Hernández, III, District 18, Place 2
RIVERA HERNANDEZ CAMPOS, PLLC
106 S. Saint Marys St.
Ste. 201
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 922-8541 x207
William E. Johnson, District 11
THE JULIAN FIRM
700 Parker Sq.
Ste. 250
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(972) 459-4400
Rosalyn Lark, District 10, Place 2
WILSON, PEER, LARK & ASSOCIATES, PLLC
325 N. St. Paul St.
Ste. 3100
Dallas, TX 75201
(855) 975-5293
Jenna Malsbary, District 8, Place 2
TEXAS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
4601 W. Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78751
Matthew S. Manning, District 12
WEBB CASON, P.C.
710 Mesquite Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
(361) 887-1031
Alyson A. Martinez, District 19
WEBB & ZAPATA COUNTY CSCD
1110 Victoria St.
Suite 104
Laredo, TX 78041
(956) 523-4362
Hisham A. Masri, District 5, Place 2
FLOWSERVE CORPORATION
5215 N O Connor Blvd.
Ste. 900
Irving, TX 75039
(972) 375-7880
Naomi Cobb Melchiorre, District 17
J. MARK SMITH & ASSOCIATES, INC.
500 W. Illinois Ave.
Ste. 602
Midland, TX 79701
(214) 460-9437
Sushant Mohan, District 6, Place 4
BAKERHOSTETLER, LLP
811 Main St.
Ste. 1100
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 646-1341
Andrea M. Palmer, District 10, Place 1
HIGGINBOTHAM INSURANCE AGENCY, INC.
500 W 13th St.
Ste. 200
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 349-2503
Julia Peebles, District 6, Place 2
HAYNES AND BOONE, LLP
1221 McKinney St.
Ste. 4000
Houston, TX 77010
(713) 547-2053
Armin Salek, At-Large Director, Large City
YOUTH JUSTICE ALLIANCE
1100 S Lamar Blvd.
#1323
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 586-8338
Tiffany Sheppard, District 15
THE MATHIS LAW FIRM, PLLC
2402 College Hills Blvd.
San Angelo, TX 76904
(325) 653-2448
Russell Shrauner, At-Large Director, Small City
THE CARLSON LAW FIRM
900 W. Loop 250 N
Ste. B
Midland, TX 79705
(432) 247-6611
Aamir Siddik, At-Large Director, Large City
VINSON & ELKINS, LLP
845 Texas Avenue
Suite 4700
Houston 77002
(713) 758-2877
Austin W. Stevenson, District 13
CITY OF MCALLEN
106 Sunflower Ave.
McAllen, TX 78504
(956) 681-1090
Johnathan Stone, District 18, Place 1
OFFICE OF THE TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL
P.O. Box 12548
Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
(512) 475-4196
Steven M. Traeger, At-Large Director, Small City
TRAEGER & RICKS, PLLC
245 S. Seguin Ave.
New Braunfels, TX 78130
(830) 627-3850
Courtney M. White, District 16
CITY OF AMARILLO - CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE
601 S. Buchanan St.
Rm. 207
Amarillo, TX 79101
(806) 378-4249
Reginald Wilson, District 6, Place 5
NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT US LLP
1301 McKinney
Ste. 5100
Houston 77010
(713) 651-5608
Leo Yu, District 5, Place 3
SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY, DEDMAN SCHOOL OF LAW
3315 Daniel Ave
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 768-5235

Liaisons

Justice Jeffrey S. Boyd, Supreme Court Liaison
SUPREME COURT OF TEXAS
P.O. Box 12248
Austin, TX 78711
(512) 463-1331
Patricia Roberts, Law School Liaison
Dean and Charles E. Cantu Distinguished Professor of Law
ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
1 Camino Santa Maria
San Antonio, TX 78228
(210) 431-5058
Garrett S. Brawley, ABA YLD District 25 Representative
BECK REDDEN LLP
1221 McKinney St.
Ste. 4500
Houston, TX 77010
(713) 951-6240
William Biggers, ABA YLD District 26 Representative
THE BIGGERS LAW FIRM, P.C.
2616 Hibernia St.
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 252-1900
Katie A. Fillmore, Access to Justice Liaison
DUANE MORRIS LLP
Las Cimas IV
900 S. Capital of Texas Hwy.
Suite 300
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 277-2267
TBD, Law Student Liaison​

TYLA Staff

Tracy Brown, Director
(512) 427-1529
tbrown@texasbar.com

Bree Trevino, Project Coordinator
(512) 427-1572
btrevino@texasbar.com

Michelle Palacios, Office Manager
(512) 427-1571
mpalacios@texasbar.com