September 18
“Doing Mandamus Right: Views from Inside and Outside the Courthouse,” by Tom Mitchell (Central Staff Attorney, First Court of Appeals), Nicholas Gray (Central Staff Attorney, Fourteenth Court of Appeals), and Cathy Smith (Vinson & Elkins)
RSVP deadline: noon on Monday, September 15th
CLE: 1.0 hour, 0.25 ethics

October 16*
“Eight Gates for Expert Witnesses: Fifteen Years Later,” by Justice Harvey Brown (First Court of Appeals)
RSVP deadline: noon on Monday, October 13th
CLE: 1.0 hour

Place: Coronado Club, 919 Milam Street, Suite 500 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $35 for Section members who RSVP; $40 for non-members who RSVP and for Section member walk-ins; $45 for non-member walk-ins.

To RSVP, please e-mail Please note that, if you RSVP and do not attend, you will be billed for the cost of the luncheon. Reservations are transferable.

* If you RSVP now for a luncheon in the future, please indicate in your email which luncheon you are planning to attend.


November 20*
“What’s New in the 2014 Pattern Jury Charges: Changes and Challenges,” by Justice Tracy Christopher, Kent Sullivan, Justice Brett Busby, and Dan Linebaugh
RSVP deadline: noon on Monday, November 17th
CLE: 1.0 hour