Inspiring Role Models

Judge Debra Mayfield and HBA President Neil Kelly participated in the Breakthrough Houston’s Role Model Day held at St. John’s School. The program prepares students who have high academic potential, but limited educational resources, for competitive high school programs and college admission.

Kevin Fulton of The Fulton Law Office, PLLC, reads “Buddy for President” to the young students at Major Elementary in Spring ISD to commemorate Constitution Day on September 17.

Razwana Fazil of Hirsch & Westheimer, P.C. reads “Buddy for President” to elementary students in commemoration of Constitution Day on September 17. HBA volunteers read to several school in Houston.

The 67th Harvest Celebration is set for 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. at River Oaks Country Club. The Harvest Celebration benefits the Houston Bar Foundation, with 100% of net proceeds going to support the crucial pro bono efforts of the Houston Volunteer Lawyers. Click here for more information.

Head to OKRA Charity Saloon in September and vote for Houston Volunteer Lawyers! Every drink you buy gives you a vote to cast for one of four featured charities. The charity with the most votes at the end of September wins the proceeds from the bar in October.
Support legal aid in Houston! Mark your calendars for National Pro Bono Week, October 24-29. Check back for future events.

Donate gently used clothing and coats for all ages and new, unopened packages of diapers in all sizes for the HBA Clothing and Diaper Drive. Drop off donations at the HBA Office from October 10 through October 21. Confirm participation by contacting Bonnie Simmons or Lindsey Ham. For questions, call 713-759-1133. Click here to view flyer.

News & Events


Support 67th Harvest Celebration

Join your colleagues on November 14 to celebrate the legal profession’s spirit of giving. The 67th Harvest Celebration is set for 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 …
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HBA Clothing and Diaper Drive

Make winter warmer for Houston’s homeless and less fortunate residents by collecting gently-used clothing and new packages of disposable diapers for the HBA’s Clothing and …
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Become a Breakthrough Mentor

Breakthrough Houston is an academic enrichment and college preparatory program for some of Houston’s most deserving young people. The tuition-free program prepares promising students with …
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Wed 28

Law Section: Litigation
Discovery: A view from the Bar and the Bench.

September 28 @ 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Fri 30

VeteransGolfTournament

Host a Disabled Veteran for Golf at
September 27 Golf Tournament


The Houston Bar Association will join the Houston Young Lawyers Association, the Houston Trial Lawyers Association and the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in sponsoring its first golf tournament for disabled veterans in the Houston area…

 

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Andrews Kurth Associate Finds Pro Bono Opportunities Through New HVL Clinic


Now a litigation associate at Andrews Kurth LLP, Patrick is putting his passion for pro bono work into the new pro se assistance program sponsored by the Houston Bar Association’s Houston Volunteer Lawyers, with facilities provided by the Harris County Attorney’s Office…

 

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