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Montgomery County Bar Association CLE Celebrating Law Day–May 5, 2017 8 am-2pm

Mar 5, 2017

SAVE THE DATE!  Montgomery County Bar Association is hosting its annual CLE celebrating Law Day on May 5, 2017 from 8am-2pm; the location is Bob’s Steak and Chop House, 1700 Research Forest Drive Shenandoah, Texas.  A full calendar of CLE will be announce when finalized. For more information, contact Kate Bihm, (936) 788-6100 or by email, mocobarprez@gmail.com

Energy Section CLE and Happy Hour March 2, 2017-Black Walnut Cafe-4-7 p.m.

Feb 8, 2017

On Thursday, March 2, 2017, the Woodlands Bar Association Energy Section invites all interested persons to a Continuing Legal Education and Happy Hour from 4 pm to 7 pm at Black Walnut Cafe, 9000 New Trails Dr., The Woodlands, Tx.  77381.  The cost for the CLE will be $30 for WBA members and $40 for…

WBA Scholarships-Deadline March 1, 2017–APPLY NOW!

Jan 2, 2017

This year, the Woodlands Bar Association (WBA) will award two $3,000.00 scholarships to outstanding local high school students.  The scholarships are open to graduating seniors residing in Montgomery County and attending any (public, private or homeschool) educational facility in Montgomery County. The student must be in good standing and plan to attend a four-year university…

New State Bar of Texas Warning to Members about email scam

Dec 1, 2016

Recently some of our members have received a warning from the State Bar of Texas about a new email scam targeting attorneys.  The text of the email read: “We are writing to inform you that an email scam that uses false notifications of disciplinary actions is targeting members of the State Bar of Texas. Several…

Speakers for the 20th Annual Employment Law Update

Oct 20, 2016

The 20th Annual Employment Law Conference is only two weeks away.  This event has been the premier source for Montgomery County businesses and law firms to keep up with the constantly changing field of Employment Law.  The event this year will be held at Sam Houston State University, The Woodlands Center from 8:00 a.m. to…

A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR PRO BONO VOLUNTEERS

Oct 5, 2016

The WBA would like to give a shout out to the pro bono volunteers for our September 30, 2016 Free Law Clninc and for our October 3 Law Line event: September 30, 2016-Free Law Clinic On September 30, 2016, MCLAC held their second free legal clinic at the Montgomery County Law Library.  There were 39…

Thank you to our Pro-Bono Volunteers

Sep 22, 2016

Here is a big shout-out to these attorneys for volunteering for pro-bono opportunities here in Montgomery County. a. LawLines-September 12, 2016–A big thank you to William W. Morris (Gray, Reed and McGraw), Margaret Bass (Exxon Mobil), Katy Callahan (Leger, Ketchum and Cohoon) and Bob Sandilos (happily retired) for manning the phones at LawLines. Good work!…

New Pro Bono Opportunities for Montgomery County Attorneys

Sep 13, 2016

The Woodlands Bar Association announces three different pro bono opportunities coming up in the next month. First, Lone Star Legal Aid seeks a pro bono attorney for a disabled resident of Montgomery County who is seeking a simple divorce (no children/no property).  She is currently living with and assisting her mother who is also disabled. …