Endorsements

Endorsed by the Governor; supported by a broad spectrum of Houston attorneys.

Selected by Houston attorneys as their preferred choice for First Court of Appeals Place 9 in the 2018 judicial preference poll*

Law firm supporters include:

  • Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz LLP
  • Ackerman LLP
  • AZA LLP
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • Bracewell LLP
  • Gibbs & Bruns LLP
  • Hall Maines Lugrin, LLP
  • Rusty Hardin & Associates LLP
  • Haynes & Boone LLP
  • Hogan Lovells LLP
  • Hoover Slovacek LLP
  • Joyce McFarland & McFarland LLP
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Orrick LLP
  • Pierce O’Neill LLP
  • Porter Hedges LLP
  • Reynolds Frizzell LLP
  • Shipley Snell & Montgomery LLP
  • Smyser Kaplan & Veselka LLP
  • Susman Godfrey, LLP
  • Thompson & Knight LLP
  • Winstead PC
  • Wright & Close LLP
  • Yetter Coleman LLP

Testimonials

“I was honored to appoint Justice Caughey to the First Court of Appeals because of her impressive legal track record and deep commitment to the rule of law. Electing judges who uphold the Constitution is of paramount importance to preserving the freedom and principles on which this country was founded, and I am proud to endorse her candidacy.”

– Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

``Justice Caughey has the best qualities of a judge: intellectual firepower, the ability to listen before making a decision, and the ability to express that decision lucidly and powerfully, particularly when it involves issues of ethics and moral principles.``

– Lee Kaplan, founding partner of Smyser, Kaplan & Veselka

“Justice Jennifer Caughey is Law Enforcement’s choice. She knows the Law. Follows the Law. Make her your choice.”

– Joseph Gimaldi, President, Houston Police Officers’ Union

* The HBA does not endorse, and this is not an endorsement by the HBA