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 2014 Hall of Fame was presented on May 10, 2014. 

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Ken Brune
(JD '74)**

William "Bill" Carmody (JD '88)

The Honorable Tom Colbert

Mary Quinn Cooper (JD '86)

The Honorable Jane Wiseman (JD '73)*



See a photo gallery from the 2013 Law Alumni Gala on Facebook .


The Honorable Daniel J. Boudreau (JD '76)*

The Honorable Millie Otey (JD '79)**

The Honorable Layn Phillips (BS '74, JD '77)

The Honorable Stephanie Seymour, former Senior Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


The 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


The 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)**

The 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)*


The Honorable Joseph W. Morris, Dean, TU College of Law 1972-1974*


The Honorable Robert D. Simms Sr.
(JD ’50)*


John L. “Jack” Boyd (JD ’50)*


The Honorable Charles L. Owens (JD ’60)*


Floyd L. Walker
(JD ’49)*

*The 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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