Chris Hanslik Joins Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas Board of Directors
HOUSTON, Texas (December 12, 2012) — Chris Hanslik, BoyarMiller chairman, recently joined the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas Board of Directors. The Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas, formerly known as the Texas Bowl, is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I FBS college football bowl game that was held for the first time in 2006 in Houston. The bowl replaced the now-defunct Houston Bowl, which was played annually from 2000 to 2005.
The Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas has been a tremendous success both on and off the field, generating an average of $29 million per year for the Houston economy and has over 25,000 season ticket holders. The Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas has donated nearly $500,000 to date and more than $10 million in promotional support and publicity to DePelchin Children’s Center, the bowl’s official charitable beneficiary.
“Growing up in Texas, football was an important part of my life both in high school and college, so I have a personal interest in serving on the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas board,” said Hanslik, who has been involved with the Bowl in since 2009. “BoyarMiller is committed to community involvement and I look forward to contributing to this great event.”
Hanslik joined BoyarMiller in 2004 and leads its Litigation Group. His practice focuses on commercial and business litigation, including contracts, business torts, securities and corporate governance, oil and gas, lender liability, trade secrets, non-compete agreements and other employment-related disputes. His courtroom experience ranges from state and federal court trials to arguments before the Supreme Court of Texas.
He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Southern Methodist University and his law degree from South Texas College of Law. While at South Texas, he received the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Student Advocate and was elected into the National Order of Barristers. He recently joined the South Texas College of Law Alumni Association’s Board of Directors, where he also serves on the Student/Alumni Committee. He is a member of the Houston Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas – where he serves on the Administration of Rules of Evidence committee, and is a fellow at the Texas Bar Foundation. He also is a member of the American Bar Association and the Texas Association of Defense Counsel.