Hall of Fame
The University of Tulsa College of Law Hall of Fame
The TU College of Law Hall of Fame honors alumni and friends for their distinguished contributions to the legal profession and tireless support of the College of Law. The Hall of Fame is presented each spring at the Law Alumni Gala.
The 2013 Hall of Fame will be presented at the annual Law Gala on May 18.
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Honorable Daniel J. Boudreau, JD '76*
Honorable Millie Otey, JD '79**
Honorable Layn Phillips, BS '74, JD '77
Honorable Stephanie Seymour (pictured), former Senior Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Past TU College of Law Hall of Fame Inductees
Honorable Claire V. Eagan, former Chief Judge, United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
Sevier M. “Buddy” Fallis, Jr, BA ’58, JD ’60*
James O. Goodwin, JD ’65**
Karen E. “Sunny” Langdon, BA ’69, JD ’85**
Steadman Upham, PhD, President, The University of Tulsa
Honorable William Andrew “Drew” Edmondson, JD ’79**
John R. Woodard III, BA ’65, JD ’67*
Sharon J. Bell, JD ’85**
Honorable Charles S. Chapel, JD ’68*
Paul D. Brunton, JD ’71**
Honorable William W. Means, JD ’61*
Dale Briggs, JD ’50*
S. Douglas Dodd, BS ’71, JD ’81**
James E. “Jim” Poe, BA ’57, JD ’59*
Peter B. Bradford, JD ’61*
Honorable Joseph W. Morris, Dean, TU College of Law 1972-1974*
Honorable Robert D. Simms, Sr, JD ’50*
John L. “Jack” Boyd, JD ’50*
Honorable Charles L. Owens, JD ’60*
Floyd L. Walker, JD ’49*
*Lifetime Achievement in Law
The Lifetime Achievement in Law honors alumni who have a distinguished legal career and who have brought honor to the TU College of Law through his or her service to the legal profession and to society. With this award, the TU Law Alumni Association recognizes alumni who epitomize the highest goals and traditions of the profession: diligence, discernment, integrity, and a commitment to the betterment of our civic life.
**W. Thomas Coffman Award for Community Service
The W. Thomas Coffman Award for Community Service is presented to law school alumni who have distinguished themselves in the legal field or other chosen profession at an exemplary level and who embody the high ethical standards and commitment to community service TU College of Law seeks to instill in its graduates.
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