All summer clerks can learn more about living and practicing in Dallas and are invited to the Clerkship Luncheon today, June 13, noon at Belo. Panelists include: Travis Foster, The Foster Firm PLLC; Mandy Price, Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Veronica Roper, Oncor; Jennifer Wang, Dallas City Attorney’s Office; and Dimitri Dube, Dimitri Dube, P.C. (Moderator). Sponsored by the DBA Minority Participation Committee
BAR NONE TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE!
Be sure not to miss Bar None XXIX: Kinky Suits tonight, June 13 and Saturday, June 14, 8:00 p.m. at SMU’s Greer Garson Theatre. Click here to purchase tickets. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Supports the Sarah T. Hughes Diversity Scholarships.
TODAY IN NORTH DALLAS: TEXAS TITLE INSURANCE CLE
At the North Dallas Friday Clinic (5420 LBJ Frwy, Ste. 240) at noon June 13, J. Edwin Martin will present “The Fifth Circuit’s Interpretation of Texas Title-Insurance Survey-Coverage Law and Its Real-World Implications.” MCLE 1.00. RSVP to Kathryn Zack
UNDERSTANDING PLACEMENT OPTIONS FOR JUVENILE CLIENTS
You are invited to “Effective Defense Advocacy: Understanding Placement Options and Preparing Your Juvenile Client for Them” Friday, June 20, Noon-1:30 p.m. at Dallas County Youth Village (1508 E. Langdon Rd., Dallas). Speakers: Roy Gowan and Jose Miranda. MCLE 1.50. Click here for more information and here for directions. Sponsored by the Juvenile Justice Committee
HOW TO GET OR AVOID MEDIA ATTENTION: FOR YOU & YOUR CLIENTS
All members are invited to hear “How to Get or Avoid Media Attention: for You and for Your Clients,” presented by Chrysta Castaneda and Jeff Crilley. Wednesday, June 25, noon at Belo. Ethics 1.00. RSVP to Jessica Smith Sponsored by the DBA Media Relations Committee.
JUDICIARY APPRECIATION LUNCHEON
Join the DBA Judiciary Committee and the Federal Bar Association for a Judiciary Appreciation Luncheon, which will include a panel discussion led by Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater on the topic “Tips for Practicing in the Northern District of Texas – A View from the Bench.” Thursday, June 26, noon at Belo. MCLE 1.00. Preregister online by June 20.
DO YOU WANT YOUR NAME OR FIRM NAME ON THE DONOR WALL?
Over 200,000 people visit the Belo Mansion every year. Many of your clients hold parties in the building and view the large donor wall in the Pavilion Atrium. Is your name listed? If your name is not listed, or your name is listed, but you want to be listed in a higher category, now is your chance for prominent recognition. For more information contact DBF Executive Director Elizabeth Philipp
JOIN THE 2014 DBA 100 CLUB
Do you have 2 or more attorneys in your Dallas office? Are they ALL members of the DBA? If so, you could be eligible for membership in our distinguished DBA 100 Club For more information, contact Kim Watson
LAWYERS PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY PRIMER
Be sure to attend “Lawyers Professional Liability Primer,” with speaker Michael C. (“Mike”) Lee. Monday, June 16, noon at Belo. Ethics 1.00. RSVP to Kathryn Zack Sponsored by the DBA Senior Lawyers Committee
ARE YOU IN NEED OF REFERRALS?
Join the DBA Lawyer Referral Service. For more information click here
DBA BENCH BAR CONFERENCE: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
It’s not too early to make plans to attend the Bench Bar Conference October 23-25 in the Texas Hill Country! In addition to fresh CLE topics, the conference provides excellent networking opportunities. Click here to register now!
BELO FRONT DOOR TO REMAIN LOCKED
Effective immediately, the front door of the Belo Mansion (Ross Avenue entry) will remain locked. Please enter Belo through the Pavilion glass doors (Olive Street entry).
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OUTSTANDING CLE FOR APPELLATE LAW PRACTITIONERS!
Join the Appellate Law Section and get involved! This Section provides cutting-edge CLE programs and seminars for appellate specialists. These programs offer a valuable forum for section members to share ideas as well as networking opportunities at Belo during lunch! The annual dues are only $20, Join today!