Coming to Midwinter?

If you are coming to Austin for the Midwinter Conference next week I hope you will be joining us at the Walsh Gallegos Reception.  Monday, January 31 starting at 5:00. Free food, drinks, and fellowship at Flemings. We are delighted to be able to host this gathering LIVE and IN PERSON this year.

Our Midwinter Reception is a long standing tradition.  In 1987 Joe Hairston and I were looking for office space to move into as our little law firm was growing.  We toured some available space on the 5th floor of a building at Barton Springs and Bouldin.  Joe observed that the Palmer Auditorium was right across the street, and that come January, every superintendent in the state would be there for the Midwinter.  “We could host a reception,” Joe noted. And so we did.

Now the Conference is at the Convention Center and the Reception is at Flemings.  But there will be shrimp. Some things don’t change.  Hope to see you there next Monday.


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Tomorrow: the Unwritten Rule again….this time in Jersey.