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NRS Student, Faculty and Practitioner Mixer

September 17, 2019 05:00 PM - September 17, 2019 07:00 PM

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PINRS logo stackNRS Student, Faculty, and Practitioner Mixer
September 17, 2019
5 - 7 p.m.
Courtrooms

Come meet and network at this informal event where you can learn about careers in natural resources, the NRS program, and NRS-related classes, as well as meet with practitioners, the NRS faculty and friends of the program.

Refreshments will be provided.

Attire is casual professional, and attendance will get you entered into a semester-long raffle for prizes.

Raffle prizes include:

  1. Lunch with the General Counsel of the Trinity River Authority, Howard Slobodin, and a tour with Mr. Slobodin of the Authority’s water-related infrastructure in the DFW area.
  2. Lunch with Conrad Hester, Partner at Thompson Night, who focuses his practice on oil and gas litigation.
  3. Lunch with Sarah Walls, Partner at Cantey Hanger, who focuses much of her work on environmental issues in relation to enforcement actions by the USEPA and TCEQ.
  4. Lunch at a monthly meeting of the Dallas Bar Association Energy Law Section, hosted by the Section’s board, which includes the president of the Section, Foster Green, a partner at Freeman Mills.
  5. Lunch at a monthly meeting of the Dallas Bar Association Environmental Law Section, hosted by the Section’s board, which includes the Chair of the Section, Jack Gannon, from McGuire, Craddock & Strother.

The raffle is open to all J.D., M.Jur., and LL.M. students. The drawing will take place mid-November. Events that you can attend to gain entries into the raffle include this event, the NRS Speaker Series on Sept. 26th, and the NRS Speaker Series on Oct. 31st. You get one entry for attending your first event, two entries for attending your second event, and three entries for attending your third event, for a maximum of six entries. Secure your entry at the events by signing in on the attendee sheets with your name, email address, and student ID.