Justice Bob Fillmore will speak to the Collin County Bar Association at noon on Friday, October 19th at the Center for American and International Law in Plano.  Justice Fillmore will speak on "Practice Tips in the Fifth Court of Appeals."  Lunch is provided free to members who RSVP to admin@collincountybar.com.

Justice Fillmore was appointed by Governor Rick Perry to the Fifth Court of Appeals at Dallas in 2009, and was elected in 2010, to an unexpired term and is running for re-election in 2012.  He is a Visiting Professor of Law at the  Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, teaching in the area of regulatory law and policy.  Earlier in his career, he was an adjunct faculty member of the University of Kansas School of Law, teaching a course on trial advocacy.  He has two grown daughters and resides in Plano with his wife Judy.