February 25, 2021

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Ben Dower

AYLA: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your law practice. Dower: Having lived in Austin for over 20 years, I claim the coveted…

February 17, 2021

Travis County Civil District and County Courts to Close until Feb. 22.

Given the infrastructure and power challenges throughout the State of Texas, all Travis County Civil District and County Courts have canceled their hearings for the…

February 17, 2021

Austin Bar Releases Results of Judicial Evaluation Poll

Fifty local judges were evaluated by Austin BAr and ACDLA Members The Austin Bar Association, in conjunction with the Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, recently…

November 24, 2020

Texas Access to Justice Foundation Awards Coronavirus Relief Fund Grant to Texas Advocacy Project

Texas Access to Justice Foundation (TAJF) has awarded Texas Advocacy Project (“Project”) the Coronavirus Relief Funding for Essential Legal Services for $85,769.  For more than…

October 30, 2020

COMMENTS SOUGHT ON REVISED DISTRICT COURT LOCAL RULES

The Travis County Civil District Judges’ committee on revisions to the Local Rules is distributing these Draft Revised Local Rules and a set of redlines…

October 26, 2020

Austin Adoption Day to be Held Virtually on Nov. 5, 2020

31 Children from the CPS System Will Find Their Forever Homes with 24 Local Families Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 19th Annual Austin Adoption…