|Lynne Liberato, Haynes & Boone|
Lynne Liberato has lead appellate teams in some of the most significant trials and appeals in Texas and has argued to the U.S. Supreme Court. A member of the executive committee of her law firm, she was the first woman president of the Houston Bar and also served as president of the State Bar of Texas. As a partner in Haynes and Boone’s Appellate Section, she is one of 18 full-time appellate lawyers in one of the largest appellate practices in the Southwest. She co-authored with Federal District Court Judge David Hittner, “Summary Judgments in Texas,” often called the “bible” of summary judgments. In addition to her legal work, she currently is the chair of the United Way Hurricane Harvey Recovery Taskforce.
10:45am - 11:45am - Civil — You’ve Won the Battle; Don’t Lose the War: Avoiding Malpractice by Preserving Error and Protecting the Record