Topic: Roy Mersky

School of Law Names New Director for Tarlton Library, Jamail Center for Legal Research

May 12, 2010

Barbara Bintliff, the law library director at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has been named the director of the Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research and the Joseph C. Hutcheson Professor in Law, the University of Texas School of Law has announced.

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Law School Hosts Conference Honoring Roy Mersky on Judicial Biography and the Supreme Court

Jan. 28, 2010

The University of Texas School of Law will host a conference on judicial biography and the Supreme Court on Friday, Jan. 29, in memory of Professor Roy M. Mersky, the longtime director of the Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research and Harry M. Reasoner Regents Chair in Law, who died in May 2008.

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Judicial admiration: Q&A with Lucas A. Powe Jr.

Jan. 28, 2010
Judicial admiration: Q&A with Lucas A. Powe Jr.

The School of Law is hosting a conference on judicial biography and the Supreme Court in memory of Professor Roy M. Mersky, longtime director of the Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research, who died in May 2008. Lucas A. Powe Jr., a panelist for the conference, shared his thoughts on judicial biography and the late Mersky.

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In Memoriam: Professor Roy M. Mersky, 19252008

May 7, 2008

Professor Roy M. Mersky, the Harry M. Reasoner Regents Chair in Law and longtime director of the Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research at The University of Texas School of Law, died Tuesday, May 6, in Austin after a brief illness. Mersky, a decorated World War II veteran and civil rights advocate, was 82.

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