“Texas Lawyer” Magazine: Kelly Shackelford, of Liberty Institute, named one of Top 25 Greatest Texas Attorneys for Past 25 Years
Our President and Chief Counsel of Liberty Institute, Kelly Shackelford has been named to a list of Top 25 Greatest Texas Attorneys for Past 25 Years. He’s argued before the U.S. Supreme Court and numerous other courts He’s won three religious freedoms cases in the past 4 years, at the Texas Supreme Court. And he’s also taught law at the University of Texas School of Law.
Kelly Shackelford also testified on the Texas Social Studies issues, particularly on the curriculum standards about religious freedom, supporting the words of the Constitution and the correct teaching about the phrase “separation of church and state.” By an overwhelming vote of 11-3, the Texas State Board of Education approved religious freedom language supported by Mr. Shackelford’s testimony.