TLRPAC Endorses Jeff Boyd for Texas Supreme Court
FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION—October 13, 2020
Contact: Lucy Nashed
AUSTIN—Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC (TLRPAC) today endorsed Justice Jeff Boyd for reelection to Place 7 on the Texas Supreme Court.
“Each election cycle, TLRPAC supports judicial candidates who respect the rule of law and understand the importance of a fair and efficient legal system in our state,” TLRPAC General Counsel Lee Parsley said. “Justice Boyd has capably served our state, gaining valuable experience at the highest levels of our state government before serving on the Texas Supreme Court. In his time on the bench, he has proven his commitment to ensuring all Texans have access to justice regardless of income or background, and to upholding our state’s laws as-written. TLRPAC is proud to support him in his reelection to the Texas Supreme Court.”
Boyd has served in Place 7 on the Texas Supreme Court since 2012. Prior to his court service, he was chief of staff and general counsel in the Office of the Governor of Texas, a partner and senior partner at Thompson & Knight and deputy attorney general for civil litigation in the Texas Attorney General’s Office. He completed a judicial clerkship under Judge Thomas M. Reavley of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Boyd received a bachelor’s degree in Biblical studies from Abilene Christian University and a law degree from the Pepperdine University School of Law, where he served as editor-in-chief of the Pepperdine Law Review. He has been licensed by the State Bar of Texas since 1991 and has been admitted to practice law in all Texas state courts, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and U.S. District Court in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western districts of Texas.