March/April 2008


Evaluating Claims for Emotional Damages in Civil Litigation: Not All Mental Health Experts are Created Equal
By John P. Vincent, Scott A. Lemond
and Tonya Inman

High-conflict Divorce: Legal and
Psychological Challenges

By Tonya Inman, Patricia Carter and John P. Vincent

Neuroscience and the Law
By David M. Eagleman

Psychological Distress and Substance Abuse Recognizing Problems and Finding Help
By Camille Lloyd and J. Ray Hays

Mental Health Resource Guide

Houston Bar Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Service /
Houston Bar Foundation Presents “A Day of Giving”


President’s Message
By Tommy Proctor

From the Editor
By David V. Wilson II

A Profile in Professionalism:
S. Jack Balagia, Jr.
Assistant General Counsel Exxon Mobil Corporation

Off The Record
Bruce Jamison and Old Smokey: Family Business Keeps Texas Tradition Fired Up
By Wesley R. Ward

From The Archives
Augustus Allen Held No Harris County Property?
By Fred A. Simpson

Committee Spotlight
Houston Lawyer Referral Service:
50 Years of Service to the Community
and the Legal Profession
By Janet Diaz

Media Reviews

Legal Trends