Section Focus

The purpose of the Juvenile Law Section is to promote the objective and standards of professionalism of the Houston Bar Association within the field of juvenile law. The section comprises juvenile law practitioners. For questions regarding our programming, please contact our chair.

The Annual Juvenile Law Conference, scheduled for September 8 – 9, has been canceled due to the effects of Hurricane Harvey.

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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Section Chair

Mitchel Nelson
Law Office of Mitchel R. Nelson
111 W 15th St
Houston, Texas 77008
(713) 869-0036

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Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
Dena Fisher

Hon. Mike Schneider

Alex Hunt

Member Details

Section Members: 45
Section Dues: 

  • 5 years or less: $15
  • 6 years or more: $25

Section Resources

Brochure for the 8th Annual Juvenile Law Conference. Learn more about the conference, fill out the information sheet, and mail it in with a check for admission to register.

Law Student Policies


Half-price rates for students at conferences.

Contact the Juvenile Law Section Chair for a meeting reservation.