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Peter K. Taaffe

Peter TaaffeMember, UH System Board of Regents
Attorney
The Buzbee Law Firm

Peter Taaffe was appointed to the UH System Board of Regents in 2013 by Governor Rick Perry and will serve through August 31, 2019.  For fiscal year 2014-2015, he will serve as vice chair of the Audit and Compliance Committee and as a member of the Finance and Administration Committee.

Taaffe is an attorney with the Buzbee Law Firm. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, board member of the University of Houston Center for U.S. and Mexican Law Advisory Board, and a former adjunct professor at the University of Houston Law Center. He is a past member of the State Bar of Texas Pro Bono College and the Robert W. Calvert American Inn of Court, a past board member of the University of Houston Law Center Alumni Association, and a founder and past president of the University of Texas Phi Gamma Delta Alumni Advisory Board. He is also a former volunteer for Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas, Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program, Mobile Loaves and Fishes and the Westlake Youth Basketball Association.

Taaffe received a bachelor's degree from the University of Texas and a law degree from the UH Law Center. He has also completed 40 hour mediation training at the University of Houston Law Center.


12/2013