Interviews

Collaborative-Web-ImageSan Antonio attorney Kim Munsinger recently made an appearance with Julian Schwartz on Texas Public Radio to discuss the process of collaborative divorce, a fresh alternative to the approach of  settling divorces in courtrooms. Munsinger is an expert on the subject and has recently edited our own Collaborative Law—Start to Finish.

Collaborative law utilizes tools for a more peaceful divorce experience, often involving mental health and financial professionals, that aims for the healthiest possible resolutions. Please have a listen about this area of practice that is sure to grow in appeal.

Texas Bar TV has posted a recording of “Lyndon Johnson and the Civil Rights Act: A Remembrance,” the 2014 Bench Bar Breakfast Keynote panel at this year’s Annual Meeting.

The panel features LBJ’s daughter Lynda Johnson Robb and Larry Temple, Austin attorney and former special counsel to LBJ. Author-attorney Talmage Boston serves as moderator.

The session begins with the recording of a riveting phone conversation between Martin Luther King, Jr. and LBJ shortly after the Kennedy assassination. From there, Boston gives the two panelists, very much witnesses of American history, an opportunity to reflect and share their insights regarding LBJ and the passage of the Civil Rights Act 50 years ago.

Please enjoy this historically informative and still relevant discussion of “the bill of the century.”

Author Interview: Heather Kubiak on E-Discovery

May 30, 2013

TexasBarBooks presents part two of the interview with E-Discovery expert and contributing author, Heather Kubiak. In our discussion of technology and the law, Kubiak covers practical matters such as her favorite technological tools and the necessity of consulting others for the latest information. Read Part Two Learn More About this Book

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Author Interview: Heather Kubiak on E-Discovery

May 28, 2013

Technology offers opportunities for simplifying your practice, but it can also lead to complications. TexasBarBooks recently caught up with the enthusiastic and technologically fluent Heather Kubiak, one of the contributing authors of Texas Perspectives on E-Discovery, and asked her some questions regarding technology and the law.  We will run it in two parts. Read the […]

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James E. Brill—Author Interview

March 8, 2011
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James E. Brill is a solo practitioner from Houston whose practice emphasizes probate, estate planning, and real estate. He has served as editor, project director, and principal author of the Texas Probate System since 1971.n You’ve led the development of Texas Probate System, which Forms Builder is based on, for many years. Tell us how […]

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Interview: Essentials of Texas Water Resources

May 18, 2010

Sharon Sandle, Director of TexasBarBooks interviews Doug Caroom, Robin Smith and Ed McCarthy about their work on Essentials of Texas Water Resources.

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TexasBarBooks Publications Attorney Talks About His Experience as a CASA Volunteer

March 30, 2010
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David Ashmore has worked as a publications attorney for TexasBarBooks for almost 11 years. He’s contributed to a number of publications over the years, the most recent being Bankruptcy Road Map: Navigating the Landscape, Avoiding the Pitfalls and Arbitration Road Map: A Guide to Clauses, Procedures, and Hearings. You volunteer for CASA of Travis County. […]

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Betty Trapp Chapman – Author Interview

September 14, 2009
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What inspired you to write Rough Road to Justice:The Journey of Women Lawyers in Texas? So little has been written about Texas women’s entry into the workplace, especially the professions. I felt that this omission kept our history from being complete. When I was asked to work on this project, I was thrilled to be […]

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