Austin Bar Association
816 Congress Avenue, Suite 700
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 473-2720
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Enhancing the legal profession, administration of justice, and our community through education, networking, and public service.

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Thanks to a $10,000 grant provided by the Texas Bar Foundation, the Austin Bar Association has produced a series of training videos to equip volunteer attorneys to better assist self-represented litigants at the Travis County Law Library and Self Help Center.

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 28 | 12:00pm

Health Law Section CLE

Topic: The Stark Law and Certain Trending Hospital/Physician Arrangements Speakers: Jennifer S. Kreick, Lisa M. Prather This CLE will discuss a brief history of Stark…

  • Austin Bar Association – Seminar Room,
    816 Congress Ave., Suite 700
  • | 1 CLE credit hour

Wednesday, November 29 | 11:30am

Business, Corp., & Tax Section CLE

Topic: Recent Legislative and Judicial Developments in Texas Business Organizations Law Speaker: Elizabeth Miller, professor at Baylor Law School This CLE will provide an update…

  • McGinnis Lochridge,
    600 Congress Ave. Ste 2100
  • $15 for members | 1 CLE credit hour


Wednesday, November 29 | 12:00pm

ACS Austin Lawyer Chapter

Topic: CLE on the Extent of, and Limitations on, Presidential Power Please join the Austin Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society for a CLE on…

  • Austin Bar Association – Seminar Room,
    816 Congress Ave., Suite 700
  • $20 for members

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Friday, December 1 | 1:00pm

Holiday Ethics Free CLE

SOLD OUT! Email Kelli Horan to be put on the wait list. Join the Austin Bar Association for our annual Holiday Ethics Free CLE on…

  • Austin Bar Association – Seminar Room,
    816 Congress Ave., Suite 700

Monday, December 4 | 12:00pm

Austin Lawyers Wellness Group

A confidential monthly education group for lawyers, judges and law students seeking help while healing from depression, addiction, job stress, anxiety and other mental health issues.

  • Bluebonnet Room – Austin Bar Association,
    816 Congress Ave., 3rd Floor

Tuesday, December 5 | 5:30pm

Business, Corp., & Tax Section Joint Holiday Networking Event

Join the Austin Bar Business, Corp, & Tax Section for a joint holiday networking event with the Austin Chapter of the Texas Society of Certified…

  • Star Bar,
    600 W. 6th Street



member spotlight: Travis Plummer

How long have you been a member of the Austin Bar and what is your favorite thing about the organization?

Since 2012. I love that the bar reflects Austin’s inclusiveness. I hear stories about some Bar Organizations being very insular, which can happen with any organization. However, the more people I meet in the Austin Bar, the more I see how welcoming and encouraging they are – they really want to serve members of our profession and are willing to help with any project they can.

What do you like most about being in the legal field?

I love that we are a profession which understands and embraces that we have a higher standard than just “going to work” every day. We obligations to our clients and our communities to serve others, and we take that seriously. I also appreciate the significant role that our profession had, and continues to have, in creating and maintaining our nation.

CLICK HERE to read the rest of Travis’s Q & A.

The member spotlight is a recurring feature on the Austin Bar website, subject to space availability.  If you are an Austin Bar member and would like to be considered for a spotlight, or if you would like to nominate a member for the spotlight, please contact Kelli Horan.

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