EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

TESLAW Leadership

Texas Entertainment and Sports Law Section
- Our Leadership -

Meet the experienced and vibrant members of the Entertainment and Sports Law Section Leadership team. 

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Melissa Thraikill
Chair

An experienced family law and small business attorney, licensed in Texas and California, with a purpose to help people understand and find solutions to their legal needs.

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Tristan C. Robinson
Chair-Elect

Tristan C. Robinson is an Entertainment and IP Lawyer as well as video game producer serving individuals and corporations across a wide array of complex legal issues.

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Gwen Seale
Treasurer

Gwendolyn Seale is a 2016 graduate of SMU Dedman School of Law and practices entertainment law at Mike Tolleson and Associates in Austin, Texas. 

Brent A. Turman
Secretary

Brent’s commercial litigation practice covers a variety of matters including business disputes, intellectual property, complex arbitration and civil RICO actions.

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Dena Weaver
Immediate Past Chair

Ms. Weaver began her legal career at a large law firm in Dallas focusing on complex commercial litigation, securities litigation, and government enforcement proceedings.

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