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Animal Law

Section Focus

The Animal Law Section sponsors monthly meetings to raise awareness and educate the legal community regarding legal issues affecting animals and their welfare through CLE presentations, networking opportunities, publication and a distribution of materials. The ALS currently co-sponsors a witness-support dog program with the Harris County District Attorney’s Office named Paw and Order: SDU (Special Dog Unit). The ALS ordinarily holds its monthly meetings during lunch. Inquiries regarding membership and meeting times should be directed to the ALS Secretary.

Section Chair

Belinda Smith
Attorney at Law
4728 Oakshire Dr.
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 422-3432

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Member Details

Section Members: 41
Section Dues: $20

Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
Steve Halpert

Vice Chair
Lauren Robbins

Chair Elect
Christina Fojas

Diane McManus

Steve Halpert

Section Notes


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