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.
HBA Animal Section Seminar:
9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 6 at South Texas College of Law
The Laws For Paws Blog focuses on animal law and legal issues facing non-profit animal rescue/welfare organizations. It also provides notice of upcoming Animal Law Section events.
Harris County District Attorney’s Office
1201 Franklin, Suite 600
Houston, Texas 77002
Section Members: 37
Section Dues: $20
Immediate Past Chair
Clarissa Kay Bauer