July 1, 2015

New Leadership for Austin Bar Association and Austin Young Lawyers Association

AUSTIN, TX – On July 1, 2015, Judge Eric M. Shepperd begins his term as president of the Austin Bar Association. Judge Shepperd will lead…

June 26, 2015

New Civil and Family Courts Complex a Must-Have for Travis County

The Travis County Commissioners have approved a $291.6 million bond to build a new Civil and Family Courts Complex on county-owned property at 4th and…

June 26, 2015

Member Spotlight: Mysha Lubke

Meet Austin Bar/AYLA member, Mysha Lubke. How long have you been a member of the Austin Bar and what is your favorite thing about the…

June 15, 2015

Austin LGBT Bar Elections Underway

Elections for the Austin LGBT Bar Association are underway as of Monday, June 15. Open positions include president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, membership chair, and social…

June 12, 2015

Austin Bar Foundation to Offer a Scholarship for LGBT and Ally Law Students

The Austin Bar Foundation will soon offer a scholarship to LGBT law students and allies of the LGBT community. The purpose of the scholarship is…

June 10, 2015

AYLA Seeking Volunteers for Teen Court

The Austin Young Lawyers Association is in need of attorney volunteers for Teen Court, a program that allows high school students have minor misdemeanors removed…