Bryce Hopson began his undergraduate work at Columbia University in New York, where he played football for the Lions. After two years in the Big Apple, Bryce transferred back to Texas and completed his undergraduate degree at Hardin Simmons University, majoring in English. Bryce then attended the Texas Wesleyan School of Law (now Texas A&M School of Law) in Fort Worth. Following graduation from law school, Bryce served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Justice Bob McCoy on the Court of Appeals for the Second District of Texas. Bryce is a member of the State Bar of Texas and is licensed to practice in state trial and appellate courts in Texas.