November 16, 2017

Capital Area Private Defenders Service Honors Austin Attorney

Chris Oddo Recognized at Recent Austin Bar Board Meeting Betty Blackwell, president of the Capital Area Private Defender Service, and the Honorable Mike Lynch, CAPDS…

November 15, 2017

Austin Bar Launches Videos for Attorney Volunteers Assisting at Self-Represented Litigant Project

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…

November 9, 2017

A Trial Judge’s Perspective on Chapters 36 and 37 of the Texas Government Code: Court Appointments and Related Fees

by Judge Amy Clark Meachum, 201st Travis County Civil District Court   In 2015, The Texas Legislature passed two statutes that changed the way in…

November 8, 2017

Call for Presentations for 2018 Bench Bar Conference

The Austin Bar Association Bench Bar Committee is seeking speakers on cutting edge topics for our 2017 Bench Bar Conference. This year’s theme is: Pushing…

November 6, 2017

CIVIL JURY TRIAL SCHEDULE – WEEK OF Nov. 6, 2017

CLICK HERE to view the jury trial schedule at the HMS Courthouse for the week of November 6, 2017 A text is sent to members on…