Resources for Newly Licensed Attorneys

Out of law school and entering practice? The resources below will help you as you transition from legal education to legal career.


Free Online CLE Credit:

The HBA provides free CLE programs for members only. For more information, click here.


Mentor-Mentee Program:

The HBA Mentor Mentee Program, sponsored by the HBA Professionalism Committee, pairs attorneys licensed three years or less with more experienced attorneys who will provide advice on career development. This program is open to all attorneys in Houston, not just HBA members. Mentee Application. The form can be emailed to


Guidelines for Women Attorneys Juggling Work/Life Balance:

The HBA Gender Fairness Committee has developed a list of things to consider when interviewing with law firms or legal departments. Guidelines.


TYLA Presents “Office in a Flash”

A guide provided by TYLA for aspiring solo attorneys who are newly licensed or ready to be their own boss. This site is full of useful information on each aspect to help get your new business started. Click here for Office in a Flash.


After the Bar Exam:

A free resource for persons who have taken the Texas bar exam and are awaiting the results. Visit


Law Practice Management Resources:

Click here for helpful resources on managing a law practice.