DALLAS (SMU) — SMU Dedman School of Law honored five highly accomplished legal, business and public service professionals at its 29th Distinguished Alumni Awards event Feb. 4, 2016.
Dedman School of Law’s Distinguished Alumni Award is the most prestigious award bestowed by the school. Recipients are selected for being highly respected in the legal field; an honorary award also acknowledges outstanding service to the law school.
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A. SHONN EVANS BROWN ’98
Emerging Leader Award
JIM BALDWIN ’86
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.
Distinguished Alumni Award for Corporate Service
CECE COX ’04
Chief Executive Officer, Resource Center
Distinguished Alumni Award for Public Service
WINDLE TURLEY ’65
Founder, Turley Law Firm
Distinguished Alumni Award for Private Practice
Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Honorary Alumna Award