The Austin Bar office will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.
Topic: Becoming a Better Legal Writer Speaker: Wayne Schiess, Director, David J. Beck Center for Legal Research, Writing, and Appellate Advocacy, the University of Texas School of Law. RSVP/order lunch at CJS@laweconomics.com by noon on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.
Free | .75 CLE credit hours
All attorneys are invited to review the most recent residential mortgage lending regulations with an emphasis on the Truth in Lending RESPA Integrated Disclosures which go into effect August 1, 2015. Topic: New Residential Mortgage Lending Regulations Speaker: Jesse Moore of Dykema Cox Smith RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, May 25.
| 1.0 CLE credit hour
Volunteer with AYLA before the DOG days of summer arrive. Join us for the final Community Day of Service before the summer break as we help out at the Bastrop Animal Shelter on Saturday, May 30 from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Please click here to fill out the volunteer background check form, and here to fill out the Bastrop County Animal Services volunteer application. Please send completed forms to Amanda Smith by Friday, May 22. Contact Andrea Rose with any questions.
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.
Speaker: Judge Robert Pitman, U.S. District Judge, Western District of Texas RSVP to Debbie@austinbar.org. RSVP early – Space is limited to 30 participants only! Must be a member of the Austin Bar or AYLA. Sponsored by: Integrity Legal Support Solutions
Topic: Employment Lawyers Sound Off: Pet Peeves In Employment Law Speakers: Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani, Norton Rose Fulbright; Robert W. Schmidt, Crews Law Firm; Lin Blansit, Law Offices of Lin Blansit; and Steven Garrett, Boulette & Golden RSVP to Apryl Randall at email@example.com or 512-732-8900 by noon on Monday, June 1, 2015. This session will cover employment law and practice issues relating to discovery disputes, settlement negotiations, working with governmental agencies, investigations, courts, administrative tribunals, and legal ethics considerations regarding these issues
$15 | .5 CLE credit hours
Topic: Annual Section Meeting with Judge Mott and Judge Davis Speakers: Judge H. Christopher Mott and Judge Tony M. Davis, both Bankruptcy Judges in the Western District of Texas, Austin Division RSVP to Kimberly Nash at Kimberly@kimberlynashlaw.com or 512-330-9977 by Monday, June 1, 2015.
$35 | 1.0 CLE credit hour
The Austin Bar Association offers free legal advice to military veterans and their families on a monthly basis at the Austin VA Outpatient Clinic. Attorney volunteers will provide brief, legal advice. No appointment or reservations needed, but please sign-in by 3:30 p.m. For more information… Please note: Attorney volunteers will not be able to provide legal services such as wills or filing for divorce at the clinic. We will provide local legal resources if further legal assistance is needed. To…
This event is open to all members of the public, who are encouraged to attend and learn more about local Austin animal shelters and large animal welfare groups and what they can do to help you and your animals.