Why Vote For Me?

An Exceptional Lawyer

 

In addition to his 14 years of experience on the bench, Justice Brown was an active trial and appellate lawyer and frequently served as an arbitrator and mediator.

 

  • Before his appointment, he was named as a “Texas Super Lawyer” for six years as one of the state’s top lawyers and was recognized by Best Lawyer for his appellate practice.
  • The Texas Supreme Court appointed him to its Advisory Committee that drafts and makes suggestions on changes to the rules of procedure and evidence.
  • He is board certified in Personal Injury Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
  • He is a member of the American Law Institute, Texas Center for Legal Ethics, the Texas State Bar College, and the Garland Walker American Inn of Court. Justice Brown is also a life member of the Texas Bar Foundation and the Houston Bar Foundation.

A Frequent Author

 

  • In 1999, he authored two award-winning articles in the Houston Law Review on expert witnesses.
  • He subsequently authored two more law review articles on expert testimony and two articles in the Houston Lawyer magazine on the subject of summary jury trials.
  • He co-authored an evidence handbook entitled TEXAS OBJECTIONS.

A Gifted Teacher

 

  • He has taught Trial Advocacy as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Houston School of Law for four and one-half years, Evidence for two years, and Law and Religion (a class focused on the religion clauses of the First Amendment) for one semester.
  • He has taught over 100 times at legal seminars on a wide-variety of topics for lawyers and judges and was awarded the Texas State Bar CLE’s Standing Ovation award in 2010.
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Harvey Brown

 

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12335 Kingsride Lane, # 114
Houston, Texas 77024
p: 713-927-4262

Education

 

Justice Brown was born in El Paso, attended high school in Houston, and received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Texas in 1978, graduating with high honors and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Justice Brown earned his law degree from the University of Texas in 1981, graduating with honors in the top 5% of his class. He was a member of the Order of Coif, which recognizes academic achievement, and the Texas Law Review.

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