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Political Meeting

November 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/17/2011 - 11:30am

Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of AppealsSue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals
Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals, will speak at the Bush Legacy Republican Women’s Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Reservations are required. Cost of the meal and meeting is $15. To make a reservation, call 817-441-6290.

Justice Walker was raised in Amarillo, Texas. She graduated with high honors from the University of Texas in Austin in 1982 and from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1986. She is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (1993-present). Prior to her judicial service, Justice Walker was a solo practitioner practicing civil and criminal appellate law. She is a former adjunct professor of law at Texas Wesleyan School of Law where she taught Criminal Appellate Procedure. Justice Walker previously served as a law clerk and staff attorney for the Fifth District Court of Appeals.

Justice Walker currently serves on the Texas Supreme Court Task Force to Ensure Judicial Readiness in Times of Emergency and as a member of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation Grant Committee. She received the 2010 Judge Charles J. Murray Outstanding Jurist Award. Justice Walker previously served as President of the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court (2006-2007), as Counselor (2005-2006), and as Treasurer (2004-2005). In recognition of Justice Walker's long and meritorious service to the Inns of Court and to the legal profession, in 2009 the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court elected her to membership in the Serjeant's Inn of the Dallas and Fort Worth Inns of Court. Justice Walker is a National Science and Resource Judge; she was elected a Fellow in 2009 by the Advanced Science & Technology Resource Center in Washington, D.C. She is also a Fellow in the Texas Bar Foundation (2008 – present).

Justice Walker served the Tarrant County Bar Association as Second Vice President (1999-2000) and as Director (1997-1999). She served the Appellate Section of the Tarrant County Bar Association as Secretary (1996) and as Vice Chair (1997-1999). She is a member of the American Law Institute (2004-present), a member of the Appellate Practice and Advocacy Section of the State Bar of Texas, a member of the Appellate Section of the Tarrant County Bar Association, a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas (1993-present), a Charter and Sustaining Fellow of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation, an Emeritus member of the Eldon B. Mahon Chapter of the American Inns of Court, a member of the Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism, and a member of the American Judges Association.

Justice Walker is a frequent author and speaker on a variety of legal topics.

Sports Calendar

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

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