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Posted on: Jul 25, 2020

In its inaugural year, the Disaster Preparedness Committee will establish, develop, and implement disaster preparedness plans and resources for the Houston Bar Association to address natural and manmade disasters and other catastrophic emergencies affecting the Houston area community. The goal of the Committee is to coordinate HBA volunteers and affiliated organizations, legal service providers, law schools, and representatives of local/state government in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disasters and their economic repercussions through concerted legal assistance programs and advanced planning.

 

Watch the committee's video series on hurricane season preparation for attorneys!

 

Hurricane Season – Lawyers' Insurance Tips

Featuring Jett Hanna, Texas Lawyers' Insurance Exchange

 

Houston Office of Emergency Management's Tips for Preparing for Hurricane Season

Featuring Mitch Reid, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, and Cory Stottlemyer, Houston Office of Emergency Management

 

Disaster Recovery for Lawyers

Featuring Mitch Reid, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, and Jesse Corona, The Corona Law Firm