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Houston Attorneys Honored at State Bar Annual Meeting

A number of Houston attorneys earned awards and special recognition at the 2015 State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, held June 18-19 in San Antonio. Click here for a complete list of Houston-area awards. In addition, the HBA’s magazine, The Houston Lawyer, was named Best Overall Newsletter in Division V.

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Gibson Takes Office as 2015-2016 HBA President

Laura Gibson of Ogden, Gibson, Broocks, Longoria & Hall, LLP took office as the new president of the Houston Bar Association at the association’s Annual Dinner Meeting on May 21 at River Oaks Country Club. She succeeded Carter Crow of Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP. Click here to see the 2015-2016 HBA Board of Directors.

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Guardian Ad Litem Institute In Probate Court, July 24, 2015

The HBA/CLE Committee presents the 2015 Guardian Ad Litem Institute In Probate Court on Friday, July 24, 2015 from 12:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m. at the Harris County Jury Assembly Plaza, 1201 Congress. Pre-registration for HBA members is $70; door registration is $80. Pre-registration for Non- Members is $140; door registration is $160. The Institute has been approved for 4.25 hours of MCLE credit, including .75 hours of ethics. Pre-registration must be received at the HBA office […]

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Hurricane Preparedness Information

With Houston facing hurricane season, the Houston Bar Association has compiled resources and quick links to help attorneys prepare and recover from natural disasters. Click here for links to information and resources.

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New Member Benefit: Online CLE Videos

NEW MEMBER BENEFIT – FREE ONLINE CLE! The HBA presents its first free CLE programming for members only. Upon clicking on the video links below, you will be prompted to login using your HBA account information. You can also create an account on that same page. Watch for more free, members-only CLE videos throughout the year. New Licensee Series on Starting a Solo Practice Earn 3.5 hours of CLE, including 1 hour of ethics credit […]

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HBA Fun Run Race Results & Pictures

Thank you to all who supported The Center by participating in the HBA John J. Eikenburg Law Week Fun Run on March 21. The age group and team results have now been posted. Team Results: http://www.eztoregister.com/assets/LWTeams15.HTM Age group: http://www.eztoregister.com/assets/LWAgeGroup15.HTM Click here for race photos

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Help Build 18th HBA Habitat House

Thanks to our generous supporters, we can now build a home for a deserving Houston family. Click here to sign up for a build date. For questions, email Bonnie Simmons or call 713-759-1133.

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Attorney Ready Room to Relocate

The Houston Bar Association’s Attorney Ready Room located on the 8th floor of the Civil Courthouse at 201 Caroline has been closed for renovation that will include utilizing that space for a new family law courtroom. The Attorney Ready Room will be relocated on the 17th floor of the Civil Courthouse, but a re-opening date has not been established at this time.

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How Can Houston Lawyers Help Those in Need of Legal Services?

There is a critical need for pro bono legal services for the less fortunate in our community. How can lawyers help fill this need? Watch a new video in support of the HBA’s Houston Volunteer Lawyers on YouTube.

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