The Hispanic Issues Section and all of its members’ thoughts are with the citizens of El Paso following the tragedy that unfolded on August 3, 2019.
Attorneys from El Paso and throughout the state have mobilized to provide a variety of forms of assistance to survivors, their families, and others affected.
The State Bar of Texas has collected a list of resources that are available – please click here to review the list.
The Texas Bar Journal has published an article about El Paso and the El Paso Bar Association and the legal community’s tremendous response.
Click here for the Texas Bar Journal’s online version of the article.
Click here for a PDF of the article.
Article republished courtesy of the Texas Bar Journal and Amy Starnes.
The Hispanic Issues Section has selected its officers for the 2018-2019 bar year. Your officers for 2018-2019 are:
- Justice Gina M. Benavides, Chair
- Valerie Carrillo, Chair-Elect
- Larry Banda, Vice-Chair
- Judge Victor Villareal, Secretary
- Jamie Vasquez, Treasurer
- Betty Balli Torres, Immediate Past Chair