Real Estate

Section Focus

Two speakers, a man and a woman, stand at a podium in a corner, facing the viewer's right. In the foreground is a Christmas tree. Adjacent to the speakers, hanging on the wall, is a projected screen.The Real Estate Law Section offers monthly lunch meetings during its fiscal year (September through June). Speakers present topics ranging from leasing, development, loan transactions, landlord/tenant issues, legislative updates and other relevant real estate issues. CLE credit of 1.0 hour is given for attendance at each presentation.

The Section participates in and contributes to several community based fundraising campaigns including Habitat for Humanity, Texas C-Bar, and Historic Records Preservation. Monetary scholarships are awarded to a student at each of Houston’s law schools.


2021-22 Section Officers

Katy Carmical, Winstead PC
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Immediate Past Chair
Susan George, Andrews Myers

Chair Elect
Tiffany Soltis, Wilson Cribbs + Goren

Yigal Saghian, Winstead PC

Council Members

Michelle Gutierrez-Begin, Locke Lord LLP
Carey Hain, Jackson Walker LLP
Madeline Thomas, Liskow & Lewis

Rosemary Jackson, Rosemary B. Jackson, P.C.
Cassie McGarvey, McGarvey PLLC
Lindsey Postula, Gray Reed & McGraw LLP

History of Real Estate Section Chairs

Bylaws of the Real Estate Law Section

Member Details

Section Members: 598
Section Dues: $28

Law Student Policies

Total of $3,000 in scholarship funds awarded to each Houston Law School. Amount awarded per student will be based on number of recipients selected. Minimum award of $1,000 per recipient.

Click here for 2021 scholarship information.

Cost of parking. Reservation is required. Up to five students per school may attend.