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V O LU M E 1 1 9 SP RI N G 13 B AY LO R U N I V E R S I T Y S C H O O L O F L AW M A G A Z I N E PROGRAM THAT TEACHES YOUNG STUDENTS ABOUT GOVERNMENT IS CHAMPIONED BY BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL 6 10 26 BUILDING FOUNDATIONS BAYLOR LAW FACULTY AND STUDENTS WORK TOGETHER TO BRING NEEDED LEGAL SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY REACHING OUT BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL DOMINATED THE 2012 NATIONAL TRIAL COMPETITION IN AUSTIN, CAPTURING FIRST AND SECOND PLACE BACK IN TIME 16 SIC EM BEARS A LOOK BACK AT THE LAW ANNEX U

V O LU M E 1 1 9 SP RI N G 13 B AY LO R U N I V E R S I T Y S C H O O L O F L AW M A G A Z I N E PROGRAM THAT TEACHES YOUNG STUDENTS ABOUT GOVERNMENT IS CHAMPIONED BY BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL 6 10 26 BUILDING FOUNDATIONS BAYLOR LAW FACULTY AND STUDENTS WORK TOGETHER TO BRING NEEDED LEGAL SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY REACHING OUT BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL DOMINATED THE 2012 NATIONAL TRIAL COMPETITION IN AUSTIN, CAPTURING FIRST AND SECOND PLACE BACK IN TIME 16 SIC EM BEARS A LOOK BACK AT THE LAW ANNEX U

Docket Call is published by the Baylor University School of Law for its alumni, faculty, staff, students, supporters and friends. A Message from Dean Toben AT BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL WE WORK AS HARD TO DEVELOP GOOD CITIZENS AS WE DO TO CREATE EXCELLENT LAWYERS. OVER THE PAST YEAR, WEVE LAUNCHED NEW PROGRAMS AIMED AT PROVIDING OUR STUDENTS WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH LIVE CLIENTS AND AT THE SAME TIME PROVIDE NEEDED SERVICES TO THOSE WHO ARE UNDERSERVED IN LEGAL REPRESENTATION IN THE CENTRAL TEXA

Docket Call is published by the Baylor University School of Law for its alumni, faculty, staff, students, supporters and friends. A Message from Dean Toben AT BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL WE WORK AS HARD TO DEVELOP GOOD CITIZENS AS WE DO TO CREATE EXCELLENT LAWYERS. OVER THE PAST YEAR, WEVE LAUNCHED NEW PROGRAMS AIMED AT PROVIDING OUR STUDENTS WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH LIVE CLIENTS AND AT THE SAME TIME PROVIDE NEEDED SERVICES TO THOSE WHO ARE UNDERSERVED IN LEGAL REPRESENTATION IN THE CENTRAL TEXA

PROGRAM THAT TEACHES YOUNG STUDENTS ABOUT CIVICS IS CHAMPIONED BY BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL Building Foundations irdyear Baylor Law student Alaina Smith teaches Bells Hill students Kimberly Gomez and Abraham Arias how to use iCivics. For retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day OConnor, teaching young people about how government works is the most important thing Ive done. Aiding her efforts is iCivics, a revolutionary Internetbased, interactive method of teaching civics through games that was dev

PROGRAM THAT TEACHES YOUNG STUDENTS ABOUT CIVICS IS CHAMPIONED BY BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL Building Foundations irdyear Baylor Law student Alaina Smith teaches Bells Hill students Kimberly Gomez and Abraham Arias how to use iCivics. For retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day OConnor, teaching young people about how government works is the most important thing Ive done. Aiding her efforts is iCivics, a revolutionary Internetbased, interactive method of teaching civics through games that was dev

Bells Hill fifthgrade teacher Joanna Mayberry said her students look up to and appreciate the Baylor Law Reps. Our students respect the fact that the law students are coming from a background where they deal with these issues on a daily basis, she said. e fact that the law students actually live what they are teaching creates a type of respect for them in our Spreading Cheer All Year Long BAYLOR LAW DEDICATES ITSELF TO THE STUDENTS AT BELLS HILL ELEMENTARY iCivics isnt the only way Baylor Law

Bells Hill fifthgrade teacher Joanna Mayberry said her students look up to and appreciate the Baylor Law Reps. Our students respect the fact that the law students are coming from a background where they deal with these issues on a daily basis, she said. e fact that the law students actually live what they are teaching creates a type of respect for them in our Spreading Cheer All Year Long BAYLOR LAW DEDICATES ITSELF TO THE STUDENTS AT BELLS HILL ELEMENTARY iCivics isnt the only way Baylor Law

In the fall, 120 Wacoarea young people moved closer to the dream of becoming documented U.S. residents. At that same time, other Waco residents all military veterans were advised about legal issues such as wills or child support. e helping hands these groups received came from two new legal clinics started by Baylor Law School in September. e Baylor Law School Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals DACA Immigration Clinic was launched as a way to assist local, undocumented residents, ages 1531

In the fall, 120 Wacoarea young people moved closer to the dream of becoming documented U.S. residents. At that same time, other Waco residents all military veterans were advised about legal issues such as wills or child support. e helping hands these groups received came from two new legal clinics started by Baylor Law School in September. e Baylor Law School Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals DACA Immigration Clinic was launched as a way to assist local, undocumented residents, ages 1531

BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL THANKS THE FOLLOWING EMPLOYERS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR FALL 2012 ON CAMPUS INTERVIEW AND RESUME COLLECTION PROGRAMS AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER FELD LLP ANDERSON TOBIN, PLLC ATCHLEY, RUSSELL, WALDROP HLAVINKA, L.L.P. BAKER BOTTS, L.L.P. BAKER, DONELSON, BEARMAN, CALDWELL BERKOWITZ, PC BAKER MCKENZIE, LLP BECK, REDDEN SECREST, L.L.P. BELL NUNNALLY MARTIN, LLP BOWMAN AND BROOKE, LLP BRACEWELL GIULIANI LLP BRACKETT ELLIS, P.C. BURFORD RYBURN, L.L.P. CARRINGTON, COLEMAN, SLOMAN

BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL THANKS THE FOLLOWING EMPLOYERS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR FALL 2012 ON CAMPUS INTERVIEW AND RESUME COLLECTION PROGRAMS AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER FELD LLP ANDERSON TOBIN, PLLC ATCHLEY, RUSSELL, WALDROP HLAVINKA, L.L.P. BAKER BOTTS, L.L.P. BAKER, DONELSON, BEARMAN, CALDWELL BERKOWITZ, PC BAKER MCKENZIE, LLP BECK, REDDEN SECREST, L.L.P. BELL NUNNALLY MARTIN, LLP BOWMAN AND BROOKE, LLP BRACEWELL GIULIANI LLP BRACKETT ELLIS, P.C. BURFORD RYBURN, L.L.P. CARRINGTON, COLEMAN, SLOMAN

S N A P S H OT PROFILE OF THE FALL 2012 ENTERING CLASS 64 ENROLLED MEDIAN LSAT...................................................................162.0 25 LSAT ............................................................................161.75 75 LSAT ............................................................................163.25 MEDIAN UGPA ......................................................................3.51 25 UGPA ........................................................................

S N A P S H OT PROFILE OF THE FALL 2012 ENTERING CLASS 64 ENROLLED MEDIAN LSAT...................................................................162.0 25 LSAT ............................................................................161.75 75 LSAT ............................................................................163.25 MEDIAN UGPA ......................................................................3.51 25 UGPA ........................................................................

In the nal round, the team of Mark Walraven and Steven Lopez defeated Joel Towner and Chaille Gra Walraven. Mark Walraven also was named Best Advocate. e teams were coached by adjunct professor Robert Li le JD 05, who also works for the Waco law rm Naman, Howell, Smith Lee PLLC. e competition took place March 24 in Austin. ese young trial lawyers are magni cent, said Gerald Powell, the Abner V. McCall Professor of Evidence and Director of Baylor Laws renowned Practice Court program. ey are s

In the nal round, the team of Mark Walraven and Steven Lopez defeated Joel Towner and Chaille Gra Walraven. Mark Walraven also was named Best Advocate. e teams were coached by adjunct professor Robert Li le JD 05, who also works for the Waco law rm Naman, Howell, Smith Lee PLLC. e competition took place March 24 in Austin. ese young trial lawyers are magni cent, said Gerald Powell, the Abner V. McCall Professor of Evidence and Director of Baylor Laws renowned Practice Court program. ey are s

A LU M N I N OTE S 1965 founding partner of Provost Umphrey Law Firm was recently selected Lawyer of the Year by e Best Lawyers in America 2012 in the eld of Personal Injury LitigationPlainti s. Umphrey began his career as a prosecuting a orney and ultimately chief felony prosecutor for the Je erson County District A orneys o ce right out of Baylor Law School. He is board certi ed in the areas of personal injury trial law and labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

A LU M N I N OTE S 1965 founding partner of Provost Umphrey Law Firm was recently selected Lawyer of the Year by e Best Lawyers in America 2012 in the eld of Personal Injury LitigationPlainti s. Umphrey began his career as a prosecuting a orney and ultimately chief felony prosecutor for the Je erson County District A orneys o ce right out of Baylor Law School. He is board certi ed in the areas of personal injury trial law and labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

ST U D E N T N OT E S Baylor Law Takes NITA Tournament of Champions e Baylor Law School team of Leah Maxwell, Stephen Netherton, David Shaw and Blayne ompson won the National Institute for Trial Advocacy 2012 Tournament of Champions. Netherton also won the award for Best Advocate and the team won the Team Professionalism Award. e NITA Tournament of Champions took place Oct. 2428, 2012 and was hosted by IIT ChicagoKent College of Law. e event was cosponsored by LexisNexis. 2011 2012 COMPETITION

ST U D E N T N OT E S Baylor Law Takes NITA Tournament of Champions e Baylor Law School team of Leah Maxwell, Stephen Netherton, David Shaw and Blayne ompson won the National Institute for Trial Advocacy 2012 Tournament of Champions. Netherton also won the award for Best Advocate and the team won the Team Professionalism Award. e NITA Tournament of Champions took place Oct. 2428, 2012 and was hosted by IIT ChicagoKent College of Law. e event was cosponsored by LexisNexis. 2011 2012 COMPETITION

FAC U LT Y N OTE S FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP Luke Meier Associate Professor of Law PUBLICATIONS Why Twombly is Good Law But Poorly Dra ed and Iqbal Will Be Overturned, 87 Indiana Law J. 2012 Continued File No. 411001, Comment of the Promotion Marketing Association and the Viability of Nonpro t Student Lenders, coauthored with Carolyn P. Osolinik, 64 Baylor Law Review 158 March 2012 Sexual Misconduct with Congregants or Parishioners Cra ing a Model Statute, coauthored with Kris Helge, 1 Brit. J. Am. Le

FAC U LT Y N OTE S FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP Luke Meier Associate Professor of Law PUBLICATIONS Why Twombly is Good Law But Poorly Dra ed and Iqbal Will Be Overturned, 87 Indiana Law J. 2012 Continued File No. 411001, Comment of the Promotion Marketing Association and the Viability of Nonpro t Student Lenders, coauthored with Carolyn P. Osolinik, 64 Baylor Law Review 158 March 2012 Sexual Misconduct with Congregants or Parishioners Cra ing a Model Statute, coauthored with Kris Helge, 1 Brit. J. Am. Le

Homecoming Weekend NOV. 3 MORE THAN 200 BAYLOR LAWYERS AND FRIENDS TOOK PART IN EVENTS AT THE THIRD ANNUAL BAYLOR LAW ALUMNI WEEKEND. BAYLOR LAW ALUMNI GATHERED ON THE LAWN AT MORRISION HALL FOR BAYLOR UNIVERSITYS HOMECOMING PARADE. 24 D O C KET C A LL SP RI N G 1 3 Alumni Weekend NOV. 1617

Homecoming Weekend NOV. 3 MORE THAN 200 BAYLOR LAWYERS AND FRIENDS TOOK PART IN EVENTS AT THE THIRD ANNUAL BAYLOR LAW ALUMNI WEEKEND. BAYLOR LAW ALUMNI GATHERED ON THE LAWN AT MORRISION HALL FOR BAYLOR UNIVERSITYS HOMECOMING PARADE. 24 D O C KET C A LL SP RI N G 1 3 Alumni Weekend NOV. 1617

BAYLOR LAW BACK IN TI M E BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL ACADEMY OF THE ADVOCATE AT ST ANDREWS A BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL AT ST ANDREWS St Andrews, Scotland July 28August 11, 2013 A A Study Abroad Program Devoted to the Art of Advocacy THE LAW ANNEX, located near the Tidwell Bible Building across from Carroll Library, was occupied by Baylor Law School as additional quarters during the Carroll Library years. e Law School occupied this building from 1946 until the opening of Morrison Constitution Hall in 195

BAYLOR LAW BACK IN TI M E BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL ACADEMY OF THE ADVOCATE AT ST ANDREWS A BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL AT ST ANDREWS St Andrews, Scotland July 28August 11, 2013 A A Study Abroad Program Devoted to the Art of Advocacy THE LAW ANNEX, located near the Tidwell Bible Building across from Carroll Library, was occupied by Baylor Law School as additional quarters during the Carroll Library years. e Law School occupied this building from 1946 until the opening of Morrison Constitution Hall in 195

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