A nonprofit professional association for attorneys
(713) 759-1133

Welcome to the Houston Bar Association, a nonprofit professional association for attorneys with nearly 11,500 members, providing education, professional development and service programs for the legal profession and the community. Click here to learn a few facts you might not know about the HBA.

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Resources for the Attorney
Valuable services for members and the legal profession
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Resources for the Public
Legal and Educational Services For The Public
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Membership Benefits & Information


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Resources and Services for Veterans
Learn about the initiative and upcoming clinics
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Latest News & Updates

  • HBA Recognized by State Bar of Texas for Outstanding Programs
    The Houston Bar Association (HBA) was recognized by the State Bar of Texas with the Award of Merit for outstanding overall programming and projects by a bar association. Laura Gibson, 2015-2016 HBA president, accepted the award June 16th at the State Bar’s Annual Meeting in Fort Worth. The HBA also...
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  • Email Scam Targets Attorneys
    From the State Bar of Texas Blog: State Bars across the country are receiving reports of an email scam targeting attorneys using false notifications of disciplinary actions. So far attorneys in Alabama, California, Nevada, Georgia, and Florida have reported receiving emails that pose as a disciplinary notice from their state...
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  • Hurricane Preparedness
    We are now facing another hurricane season, and the Houston Bar Association is providing the following information for disaster preparation and recovery. The information is designed to protect your law office, home, employees and self, and to address issues associated with each. While many firms already have disaster plans in...
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  • HELP FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY FLOODING
    If you or someone you know needs help because of flooding, the HBA’s Houston Volunteer Lawyers has resources and legal clinics that can assist you. Click here for resources. The State Bar of Texas offers a legal hotline — (800) 504-7030 — to help connect people with local legal aid...
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  • Neil Kelly New President of HBA
    Neil D. Kelly, a partner at Andrews Kurth LLP, is the new president of the Houston Bar Association (HBA), succeeding Laura Gibson of Dentons US LLP. Other new HBA officers are Alistair B. Dawson of Beck Redden LLP, president-elect; Benny Agosto, Jr. of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend,...
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Equal Access Champions

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These firms and legal departments have signed five-year commitments to provide pro bono legal services through the Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program and have earned the designation of Equal Access Champion.
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The 100 Club

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The Houston Bar Association 100 Club is a special category of membership that indicates a commitment to the advancement of the legal profession and the betterment of the community. Read more...

HBA Office

Houston Bar Association
1111 Bagby, FLB 200, Houston, TX 77002
(713) 759-1133 | Fax: (713) 759-1710
Entrance on the corner of Brazos and Dallas
Across from the Double Tree Hotel

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