Butler Snow attorney Scott K. Field is set to moderate a panel via webcast during the Texas Bar’s Advanced Administrative Law CLE event on June 11. The panel, titled “Behind the Bench: Judges’ Panel,” will bring together judges from various courts to discuss issues facing attorneys and judges in administrative law, with some focus on the effect of COVID-19 on best practices. More information about the event can be found here: http://www.texasbarcle.com/CLE/AABuy0.asp?sProductType=EV&lID=18459
Field is a member of the firm’s litigation department and primarily practices within the appellate and written advocacy and commercial litigation groups. Prior to joining the firm, he served a six-year term as Justice of the Texas Court of Appeals, Third District. Field also has experience from private practice where he handled all levels of trial and appellate matters in federal and state courts, represented individuals and institutions in a variety of commercial litigation matters, including contract and insurance disputes, and represented ERISA plans with disability and medical claims. He now uses his experience as a judge and as an appellate and trial attorney in advising clients from the outset of litigation through the conclusion of the appellate process.
Field is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Austin Bar Association, the Federalist Society and the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society. He serves on the board of directors for the Texas Aggie Bar Association and is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and the Austin Bar Foundation. Field received his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from Texas A&M University and his Juris Doctor, with honors, from The University of Texas School of Law.