10 Notable alumni of
South Texas College of Law Houston

The South Texas College of Law Houston is 2531st in the world, 868th in North America, and 823rd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 10 notable alumni from the South Texas College of Law Houston sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Madalyn Murray O'Hair

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    Madalyn Murray O'Hair
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1919-1995 (aged 76)
    Enrolled in the South Texas College of Law Houston
    Graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    lawyerjournalist
    Biography

    Madalyn Murray O'Hair was an American activist, supporting atheism and separation of church and state. In 1963 she founded American Atheists and served as its president until 1986, after which her son Jon Garth Murray succeeded her. She created the first issues of American Atheist Magazine.

  2. John Culberson

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    John Culberson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in the South Texas College of Law Houston
    Graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    John Abney Culberson is an American attorney and politician who served in the United States House of Representatives from 2001 to 2019. A Republican, he served in Texas's 7th congressional district in large portions of western Houston and surrounding Harris County. In his 2018 re-election campaign, he was defeated by attorney Democrat Lizzie Fletcher.

  3. Richard H. Anderson

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    Richard H. Anderson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    chief executive officerlawyer
    Biography

    Richard H. Anderson is an American business executive who formerly served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Amtrak. Anderson previously worked in the aviation industry, including tenures as CEO of Northwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines.

  4. Chris Bell

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    Chris Bell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in the South Texas College of Law Houston
    In 1992 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjournalist
    Biography

    Robert Christopher Bell is an American politician, attorney, and former journalist. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and South Texas College of Law. Bell served five years on the Houston City Council from 1997 to 2001, followed by one term in the United States House of Representatives from Texas's 25th Congressional District in Houston from 2003 to 2005.

  5. Gene Wu

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    Gene Wu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    politicianprosecutor
    Biography

    Gene Wu is a Chinese-American politician and attorney who is a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives, serving since 2013. He was formerly a prosecutor for Harris County.

  6. Jon Lynn Christensen

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    Jon Lynn Christensen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Enrolled in the South Texas College of Law Houston
    In 1989 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerexecutive
    Biography

    Jon Lynn Christensen is an American politician and corporate executive who is a former member of the United States House of Representatives.

  7. Donald W. Washington

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    Donald W. Washington
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Donald W. Washington is an American lawyer currently serving as the 11th director of the United States Marshals Service, since March 2019. He previously served as United States Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, from to 2001 to 2010.

  8. David M. Medina

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    David M. Medina
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    lawyerjudge
    Biography

    David Michael Medina is a former Justice of the nine-member Texas Supreme Court. He served in the Place 4 position. He was appointed by Governor Rick Perry in 2004 and subsequently elected to a full-term in 2006. Medina was defeated in the Republican runoff election in 2012 by John P. Devine. His tenure ended on December 31, 2012. All members of the court are Republican.

  9. Maria Chapa Lopez

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    Maria Chapa Lopez
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Maria Chapa Lopez is an American attorney who served as the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Florida from 2018 to 2021.

  10. Kenneth Magidson

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    Kenneth Magidson
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Biography

    Kenneth Magidson is an American attorney who served as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas from 2011 to 2017.