Emily Shanks is the Texas Tech Law Review Volume 50 Editor in Chief. She is a 3L J.D. candidate and will graduate in May of 2018. Upon graduation, Emily will clerk for Justice Paul Green at the Supreme Court of Texas. Emily recently completed clerkships with the law firms Gardere, Wynne & Sewell and Mullin, Hoard & Brown.
Following her 1L year, Emily interned with Justice Phil Johnson at the Supreme Court of Texas and with Justice James Campbell at the Seventh Court of Appeals. Emily is also a contributing writer and an Editorial Board Editor for the Texas Bank Lawyer. Emily is from Amarillo, Texas, and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from the University of Texas at Austin in 2014.