November 3, 2016 CLE Luncheon! Carrie Flaxman to speak on “Recent Supreme Court Victories and Impact on Texas.”

Carrie Flaxman to speak on “Recent Supreme Court Victories and Impact on Texas” – Free1 hour TX Bar CLE credit. This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for certification and recertification continuing legal education requirements for attorneys and legal assistants in Civil Appellate Law & Civil Trial Law. Lunch cost…

Call to Serve on HCDLA Committees!

For HCDLA to have another successful year, we need actively engaged members to serve on our various committees. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have any interest in joining or chairing any of these committees: Clarence Darrow Award Committee Nominating Committee By-Laws Committee Membership Committee Website/ PR Committee Monthly CLE Committee Summer CLE Committee You may contact…

September 1, 2016 CLE Luncheon! Patricia Villafranca to speak on “Modern Anti-Terrorism and Outreach to the US Muslim Community.”

Patricia Villafranca, who recently retired after more than 28 years as an FBI Special Agent, will speak about “Modern Anti-Terrorism and Outreach to the US Muslim Community.”  At the time of her retirement, she served as the Congressional Affairs and Community Outreach Coordinator for the Houston division of the FBI, working with Houston’s myriad civic,…

Craig Jackson

Craig Jackson is Professor of Law at Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University, Houston, Texas.  He studied at Rice University, The University of Texas School of Law, and the Johns Hopkins University, Nitze School of Advanced International Studies in Washington D.C. Professor Jackson has taught International Law, U.S. Foreign Policy and the Constitution,…