Judy Speer is employed as Assistant General Counsel for the Texas Office of Court Administration (OCA) in Austin, Texas.  A 1980 graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law, she has divided her career between practice as a private attorney and as a government attorney.  Judy has served as an Assistant Attorney General, Assistant County Attorney, Assistant District Attorney, and as First Assistant Criminal District Attorney.  She has served on the Council of the Government Law Section for more than 25 years and has twice served as Chair of the Section.