Congratulations from everyone at Bailey & Oliver Law Firm to our law clerk, Chris Hooks for winning the Justice Donald Corbin Award of the the St. Thomas More Society! Chris is from Slovak, Arkansas, a graduate of Stuttgart High School and a second year student at the University of Arkansas School of Law.
Hooks Recipient of Justice Donald Corbin Award of the St. Thomas More Society
University of Arkansas School of Law 2L Christopher Hooks received the 2019 St. Thomas More Society Award at the speaker’s reception of the Justice Donald L. Corbin Appellate Symposium on March 28. The award is funded through gifts made in memory of former Arkansas Supreme Court Associate Justice Donald L. Corbin (LL.B. ’66) (1938-2016). The symposium, sponsored by the Pulaski County Bar Foundation, offered two days of CLE presentations March 28-29. Funds raised by the annual symposium support scholarships at the University of Arkansas School of Law and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. The two law schools host the symposium on alternate years. In the photo right, Jennifer Corbin (J.D. ’12); Dorcy Corbin, representing the symposium planning committee; Hooks; and Shawn Johnson (J.D. ’04), president of the St. Thomas More Society of Arkansas.
Reprint from the April 23019 issue of Arkansas Law, School of Law Alumni News.