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Upcoming Events

Law Alumni Chapter Back-to-School Reception
Thursday, August 17, 5:30 pm
Home of Richard Glassman - RSVP for Address
All faculty, staff, Law Alumni Chapter board members and former presidents and your guests are invited. For more information, contact m.carrier@memphis.edu or 901.678.2461.

2017 Pillars of Excellence presented by the Ayers Foundation
Saturday, August 26
5:30 pm VIP Meet & Greet  |  6:00 pm Cocktail Reception  |  7:00 pm Dinner and Awards Program
Hilton Memphis  |  939 Ridge Lake Blvd.

Celebrate excellence in the law as we honor:

2017 Pillars of Excellence
Mr. Homer Boyd Branan III (BA '68, JD '68)
The Honorable Julia Smith Gibbons
Mr. John I Houseal Jr. (BS '67, JD '70)
Mr. Jim N Raines (BA '66, JD '68)
The Honorable James Dale Todd (JD '72)
Mr. James C. Warner

Friend of the Law School
Dr. Shirley C. Raines

Click here to RSVP Online

For more information, contactm.carrier@memphis.edu or 901.678.2461.

Don't miss out on the Live Auction and Door Prize items! Click here to learn more or complete an absentee bid form.

Thank you to our generous sponsors:

VIP Meet & Greet Sponsor
Farris, Bobango, Branan, P.L.C.

Cocktail Hour Sponsors
Butler Snow, LLP
Glankler Brown, PLLC
Glassman, Wyatt, Tuttle & Cox, P.C.
Anne and Andy McCarroll

Pillar of Excellence Sponsors
Bank Tennessee
Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee, P.C.
Rainey, Kizer, Revier & Bell, PLC
Rice, Amundsen & Caperton, PLLC
Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston, P.C.

Recognition Partner
Donation in honor of Gayle S. Rose
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Additional sponsorship opportunities available. Click here to learn more.


UofM Law School Tiger Reveal 2016
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Law Alumni Chapter Judicial Reception & Pinning Ceremony
honoring Federal, State and Local Judiciaries and 2016 Law School Graduate

Thursday, November 3
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Pillars of Excellence Dinner
Presented by Argent Trust
The Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Alumni Chapter honored Pillars of Excellence: G. Pat ArnoultSaul BelzJohn DunlapJef FeibelmanPhilip KaminskyHenry KleinAC Wharton and Special Distinguished Alumna: Justice Holly Kirby (BSME '79, JD '82). View Photos

Law Alumni Spring Reception
This annual reception was held on Thursday, April 14 in honor of Former Presidents of the Law Alumni Board. 


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.


For more information or to get involved in the Law Alumni Chapter, contact Alumni Coordinator Marina Carrier at m.carrier@memphis.edu or 901.678.2461.


  • President: Richard Glassman (BS '69, JD '72), rglassman@gewwlaw.com
  • President-Elect: Ed L. Brundick III (BBA '98, MBA '99, JD '03), ebrundick@argenttrust.com
  • Secretary/Treasurer: 
  • Past President: David L. Pool (BM '91, MAT '94, JD '08)
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