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Dec 07, 2017
 
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Dec 07, 2017
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
 
Dec 07, 2017 7:00 PM
 
Dec 09, 2017
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
 

What We Do

TranStar

Houston TranStar is a unique partnership of representatives from the City of Houston, Harris County, METRO and TxDOT who share resources and exchange information under one roof to keep motorists informed, roadways clear and lives safe in the fourth most populated city in the United States.

Established in 1993, TranStar manages the region's transportation system and is the primary coordination site for state, county and local agencies when responding to incidents and emergencies.

Trey Cox
Dec 14, 2017
 
Dec 14, 2017 7:30 AM
 

Christopher L. Tritico, a native of Houston, Texas, received his Bachelors Degree at Sam Houston State University and his Doctor of Jurisprudence at South Texas College of Law.

Mr. Tritico is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and the Tenth Circuits, and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas .  He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, The Harris County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and The Houston Bar Association. Mr. Tritico was named one of the Top Lawyers for the People by H Texas Magazine in 2005-2009.

Mr. Tritico has practiced criminal defense his entire career. He has handled cases in both state and federal courts; cases ranging from environmental law to capital murder. Mr. Tritico has represented notable athletes such as Moses Malone, former Houston Rocket, Gary Sheffield, All-Star third baseman for the Florida Marlins and Julio Lugo, former Houston Astro. In 1997 Mr. Tritico was one of the trial lawyers who represented Timothy McVeigh in the Oklahoma City Bombing Case. Since 1988, Mr. Tritico has represented the Houston Federation of Teachers; with more than 5,000 members it is the largest teachers' union in the State of Texas . Mr. Tritico has represented the rights of union members at administrative trials before a Certified Hearing Examiner, the Board of Education for the Houston Independent School District , and the Texas Education Agency. In addition to the Houston Federation of Teachers Mr. Tritico represents the Employee Federation of North Harris Montgomery Community College District. Further, he has represented teachers' interest in both criminal district court and civil district court in Harris County, Texas.

Mr. Tritico began his career as an associate of famed attorney Richard Racehorse Haynes. After leaving Mr. Haynes' office in 1994, Mr. Tritico started his present firm Tritico Rainey PLLC in 2011. A regular speaker to the Houston Federation of Teachers and other groups, Mr. Tritico has presented workshops in areas such as administrative rights and techniques for avoiding false allegations of child abuse.

Mr. Tritico authored an article entitled Investigative Techniques Every Lawyer Should Know. In 1997 he authored Teacher Contracts and the Hearing Process: The Road to Victory The Houston Lawyer, March/April 1997, Vol. 34, No.5 and in 2008 he authored Collision Course: When Criminal Law and School Law Meet Voice for the Defense, October 2008, Vol 37, No. 8.

Mr. Tritico has appeared on Good Morning America, World News Tonight, Night Line, CBS Evening News, Meet the Press, Dateline NBC, 20/20, CNN, Fox News Channel, Court TV and others both nationally and internationally.  Mr. Tritico is the legal analyst for and host of The Chris Tritico Show on News Radio 740 KTRH. In addition he is the legal analyst for Fox 26, KRIV in Houston.

Christopher L. Tritico
Dec 21, 2017
 
Dec 23, 2017
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
 
Jan 03, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
Wayne Stanton
Jan 04, 2018
 
Jan 09, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
 

Justice Ken Wise was appointed to the 14th Court of Appeals by Governor Rick Perry in October 2013. Prior to his appointment, Justice Wise served as the Judge of the 334th Judicial District Court in Harris County and Judge of the 152nd Judicial District Court in Harris County. In 2011, the 59 District Judges in Harris County elected Justice Wise to lead them as Local Administrative Judge. Justice Wise is an adjunct professor at the University of Houston Law Center.

Justice Wise earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, where he competed as a member of the intercollegiate rodeo team. Justice Wise graduated from the University of Houston Law Center where he was a member of the Order of the Barristers.

Justice Wise is very active in the service of the bar and the judiciary. He co-chaired a State Bar task force that conducted the first complete study of the Texas Court system since 1894. Justice Wise also serves as a member of the Supreme Court Task Force on Historic Court Record Preservation. He has also served as a multi-district litigation judge as well as a visiting judge in counties across the State of Texas. Justice Wise also served three terms on the Harris County Juvenile Probation Board.

A native Houstonian, Justice Wise has been very active in the Houston community. Justice Wise is a director of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and an advisory director of the Former Texas Ranger Foundation.

Ken is a fifth-generation native Texan and has one daughter, Sarah Jane.

Judge Ken Wise
Jan 11, 2018
 
Jan 13, 2018
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Mehdi Alavi
Jan 18, 2018
 

 

Praised for doing our jobs right the first time, every time, BrazilCo has been delivering industry-leading litigation support throughout Texas and Louisiana since 1988. Collaborating with elite legal professionals including attorneys, paralegals, judges and investigators, our team works tirelessly to ensure you’re prepared for discovery, arbitration and trial. Focused on gathering and analyzing evidence and organizing and preparing presentations for trial, our services are successfully deployed – making your case and helping you win.

Barry Brazil
Jan 25, 2018
 
Dean Jon Singleton and Diana Garland
Feb 01, 2018
 
Feb 07, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
Denise Kurt
Feb 08, 2018
 
Feb 13, 2018
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
 
 
Clarence Miller and Michelle Tran
Feb 22, 2018
 
 
Mar 07, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
 
 
Sondee Hatcher
Mar 22, 2018
 
 
Apr 04, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
Dorothy Gibbons Weston
Apr 05, 2018
 
 

A non profit organization which focuses on changing the lives of young people who have formerly been involved in the juvenile justice system by way of work and education.

Marvin Pierre, Program Director
Apr 19, 2018
 

Explain why Harris County has CPS and what they do.

Joel Levine
Apr 26, 2018
 
May 02, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
Jun 06, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
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