Six attorneys and one justice were honored for their exceptional contributions in 2017 to the State Bar of Texas’ continuing legal education efforts.

Justice Alvarez

TexasBarCLE gave Standing Ovation Awards to Justice Patricia Alvarez, of the Texas Court of Appeals for the 4th District in San Antonio; William J. Chriss, of The Snapka Law Firm in Corpus Christi; Mark A. Correro, of Correro & Leisure in Houston; Mickey R. Davis, of Davis & Willms in Houston; Linda C. Goehrs, of Horrigan & Goehrs in Houston; Heather L. King, of KoonsFuller in Southlake; and Kennon L. Wooten, of Scott Douglass & McConnico in Austin.

“To recognize CLE volunteers who stand out each year for their extraordinary energy, commitment of time, and leadership, the TexasBarCLE staff created the Standing Ovation Award,” said Hedy Bower, director of TexasBarCLE. “The State Bar thanks these committed lawyers who strive to improve the profession through education.”