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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 providers following disasters such as the current flooding in southeast Texas.

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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, first vice president; Bill Kroger of Baker Botts L.L.P., second vice president; Todd M. Frankfort of Flowers & Frankfort, secretary; and Warren W. Harris of […]

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MOILP Summer Luncheon, June 7

The Houston Bar Association’s Minority Opportunities in the Legal Profession Committee is hosting its Annual Summer Luncheon on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at the Doubletree by Hilton Houston Downtown, 400 Dallas Street at Bagby, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The keynote speaker will be the Honorable Kenneth M. Hoyt, Senior United States Judge for the Southern District of Texas. All law students who are working as summer interns in Houston law firms, corporate legal […]

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HBA Fun Run Results

Click here to see HBA Fun Run results.

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Pre-Order the 2016 Pictorial Roster

The 2016 HBA Pictorial Roster will be out in late March. Click here to pre-order a copy.The Pictorial Roster is a unique benefit of the HBA membership and a valuable reference book containing photographs, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of HBA members.

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31st HBA John J. Eikenburg Law Week Fun Run

Support the work of The Center by underwriting the 31st HBA John J. Eikenburg Law Week Fun Run, set for March 12, 2016. The Center is a non-profit agency that provides opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities to achieve their full potential. Underwriting commitments must be made by January 11, 2016 to be included on the race cards and t-shirts. Make checks payable to the Houston Bar Foundation and send to HBA, 1111 Bagby, FLB […]

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Results of HBA 2016 Judicial Candidate Qualification Questionnaire

The Houston Bar Association has released the results of its 2016 Judicial Candidate Qualification Questionnaire. The results of the Judicial Candidate Qualification Questionnaire are not an endorsement by the Houston Bar Association. Click here for the news release. Click here for the results.

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2015 Harvest Celebration

Thanks to all who supported the 66th Harvest Celebration! The event raised $732,470 in underwriting for the Houston Bar Foundation, supporting the crucial pro bono efforts of the Houston Volunteer Lawyers. HVL sows seeds of hope by helping the poor and “working poor,” those who have jobs and are raising families, but who cannot afford help for legal problems that could arise in anyone’s life, at any time. HVL handles civil, non-fee generating cases including […]

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The Spirit of Professionalism

The State Bar of Texas Professionalism Committee would like to share the attached article on how to reflect the spirit of professionalism and collegiality through mentoring, the Texas Lawyer’s Creed, and other resources available from the State Bar’s Professionalism Committee. Click here to read the article. For more information on the State Bar’s Professionalism Committee, please email professionalism@texasbar.com or visit the committee’s Web page texasbar.com/professionalism. Also watch for announcements about new and renovated programs that […]

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Guardian Ad Litem Certification Video

A video of the 2015 Guardian Ad Litem Institute in Probate Court is now available for viewing in the HBA office. The video meets the new requirements for guardian ad litem certification in the probate courts. It has been approved for 4.25 hours of MCLE credit, including .75 hours of ethics credit. The cost is $70 for HBA members and $140 for non-members. To schedule a viewing of the video, contact Ashley Steininger at 713-759-1133.

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