Andrew T. Solomon
Professor of Law
“The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor."
BA, University of Michigan
J.D., Boston University School of Law
of expertise: legal research and writing, appellate advocacy and
civil practice advocacy.
Professor Andrew Solomon joined the faculty at Houston College of Law in 1998, and teaches Legal Research & Writing. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Boston University School of Law. While in law school, he served as a student-note editor of the Boston University Law Review and ran the Boston Marathon in three hours and three minutes. After receiving his law degree, he worked as a litigation associate in New York City at the firm of Curtis-Mallet, Colt & Mosle.
After practicing law, Professor Solomon began his academic career at Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis, where he taught legal writing and also supervised students in the civil practice clinic. At Houston College of Law, he has served as the director of the writing program and currently serves as the faculty advisor to the Sports & Entertainment Law Society. He is a member of both the Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) and the Legal Writing Institute (LWI), where he serves on the scholarship committee. His scholarly interests and recent law review publications cover a range of topics, including the structure and functioning of court systems, stare decisis, the Texas court system, and unpublished opinions.
In May of 2009, Professor Solomon was elected to a three-year term on the Pearland ISD Board of Trustees. He and his wife, Mary Ann, have two children, Samantha and Alexander. Coach Andrew has been coaching Alex's Pearland Little League teams since instructional T-Ball.
Internet Legal Research - 2005