Peter A. Lodwick ’77, ’80 has been selected chair-elect of the SMU Alumni Board for 2014. He will assume the role of chair in 2015-2017 when current chair Leslie Melson ’77 completes her term of office.
While a student, Lodwick played basketball for SMU with teammate Michael “Jake” Jaccar ’76. An anonymous donor recently established a $100,000 endowment in honor of the Mustang alumni. The Jaccar/Lodwick Teammates for Life Endowed Basketball Scholarship Fund provides support to promising young basketball players.
Lodwick is a partner in the corporate and securities practice group in the Dallas office of Thompson & Knight. His practice includes counseling clients in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance, corporate governance, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and investigations.
Recognized for his legal expertise, Lodwick has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (2009-2014), Texas Super Lawyers (2012-2013) and D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas (2011-2012).
He is a member of the Dallas and American Bar Associations and the Corporation, Banking, and Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. In the community, he serves on the Dallas Country Club Board of Governors.