2016 Fleming Scholarship Award Winners

Fleming Law, P.C., Announce Award Winners for 2016

Fleming Law and Pre-Law Scholarships

Kaitlyn Barry of Spring, Texas

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Kaitlyn Barry from Spring, Texas 1L student at the University of Houston Law Center

Kaitlyn is in her first year of law school at the University of Houston Law Center in Houston, Texas. She is interested in many areas of law including litigation, intellectual property, antitrust and sport law. Kaitlyn has a head start on many of her fellow students since she has already gained some valuable work experience at a local law firm in Houston assisting with depositions, hearings and trials.

Law school is challenging, so Kaitlyn’s time as a student-athlete in long distance running will no doubt help her get through the long days of studying and preparing for mid-term and final exams. Fleming Law, P.C., is pleased to award Kaitlyn this year’s Law Scholarship and we wish her great success with her studies at the University of Houston Law Center.

The Law Center is ranked number 50 out of approximately 200 law schools in the United States. Founded in 1947, the Law Center currently has about 800 students enrolled in its programs. Located in Houston, the country’s 3rd largest city, students and graduates can look forward to careers with law firms both large and small, Fortune 500 companies headquartered here or within the energy sector.

Melissa (Katie) Walker of Hannibal, Missouri

Melissa (Katie) Walker from Hannibal, Missouri is a 1L student at the University of Missouri School of Law

After graduating from Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri, Katie decided to head south to Columbia to attend the School of Law at the University of Missouri. She is looking forward to learning the different areas of law especially those dealing with children and families.

We wish Katie the best of luck at the School of Law and are pleased to award her the 2016 Fleming Pre-Law Scholarship.

The University of Missouri is located in the city of Columbia which is halfway between Kansas City and St. Louis. The law department was founded in 1872 making it one of the oldest law schools in the country. The School of Law boasts one of the lowest student / faculty ratios in the nation at 10.3 : 1 and graduates (first-time bar exam takers) have a 94.06% pass rate.

Law Scholarships

Fleming Law Scholarship Award BadgeFleming Law Scholarship Award BadgeFleming Law, P.C., awards two scholarships annually in August. The Fleming Pre-Law Scholarship is available to undergraduate students who are enrolled at an accredited 4-year university and intend to enroll in law school. The scholarship is open to all students in any program.

The Fleming Law Scholarship is open to all 1st year (1L) law students who are entering law school for the first time.

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Nicholas P. Fleming focuses his practice in the area of civil litigation. As a skilled personal injury attorney, he handles a broad range of cases including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, workplace accidents, and wrongful death. He is licensed to practice by the State Bar of Texas and is a graduate of the South Texas College of Law, earning his J.D. in 2017. Nicholas prides himself on providing personalized service to his clients, who are often facing extremely stressful situations.