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

Bench Bar Conference Set for Friday

The Austin Bar Association and AYLA Foundation’s 26th Annual Bench Bar Conference is set for Friday, offering a great opportunity for local attorneys and judges to interact in a casual, discussion-oriented environment. Currently, 41 judges have confirmed they will attend. … Continue reading

Attorney Employment Opportunity in Austin

Germer Beaman & Brown PLLC seeks an Associate Attorney at the firm’s Austin, Texas location. Candidates preferably have two to five years of experience in some combination of products liability, insurance defense, medical malpractice or general civil litigation. Candidates with … Continue reading

Travis County Civil and Family Courts Complex Campaign Update and Cost Comparisons

From the Austin Bar: The Community for Civil and Family Courthouse PAC filed a bi-annual finance report and the numbers were made public yesterday.  The PAC, led by Directors Shannon Ratliff, Mike McKetta and Steve McConnico, has raised a total … Continue reading

Austin Bar Releases Results of Judicial Evaluation Poll

The Austin Bar Association recently completed its biennial Judicial Evaluation Poll. The results represent the evaluations of 44 area judges by 423 Austin Bar members. Results can be viewed at http://www.austinbar.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2015_Judicial_Evaluation-84-summary1.pdf. The Austin Bar Association has conducted its Judicial Evaluation … Continue reading