New Leadership Term Begins for Austin Bar Association, Austin Young Lawyers Association, and the Austin Bar Foundation

On July 1, 2016, Leslie Dippel begins her term as president of the Austin Bar Association. Dippel will lead the Austin Bar for a one-year term.  During the upcoming year, Dippel will highlight the many community outreach programs of the … Continue reading

Austin Bar Association Elects New Board

The 2013-14 Austin Bar Association Board of Directors began its one-year term July 1, 2013. The Austin Bar Board includes the following officers, each serving a one-year term: President: Christopher J. Oddo, McGinnis Lochridge President-Elect: Elisabeth Earle, County Court at … Continue reading

LMA to Host Expert on Advertising Rules and Social Media at Luncheon

The Austin City Group of the Texas Chapter of the Legal Marketing Association will host a luncheon at the Headliners Club on West 6th St.of April 16, which will feature a presentation on “Advertising Rules and Social Media.” The speaker … Continue reading

Austin Bar Association’s Nominating Committee Announces Board Candidates

The Austin Bar Association’s Nominating Committee has identified the following positions and candidates for the Austin Bar Board: President-Elect:  Judge Elisabeth Earle (uncontested) Secretary:  Judge Eric Shepperd (uncontested) Treasurer:  Leslie Dippel/Brad Houston Directors (Four of which will be elected for … Continue reading

Hay Compere Adds Former Texas Young Lawyers Association President Karin Crump as Partner

The Austin-based law firm of Hay Compere PLLC ( announced this week that former Texas Young Lawyer Association president, Karin Crump, previously with Lakeside Mediation Center, has joined the firm as a partner. Crump will lead the Alternative Dispute Resolution … Continue reading

Legal Marketing Association Hosts Coffee Meeting on September 18

The Austin chapter of the Legal Marketing Association will host a “Coffee Meet Up” on September 18 at Anniie’s Cafe. Described as an “informal” opportunity “to bounce ideas off one another and catch up,” the meeting gets underway at 7:45 … Continue reading

Sharp Embraces Opportunity to Lead Austin Bar Association

Having a spouse as a co-worker can be a trying experience. Unless you are Lance Sharp. The Austin attorney, and incoming president of the Austin Bar Association, told Austin Legal News that working with fellow attorney and spouse, Laura Sharp, … Continue reading