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2018 Santa Fe CLE Roundup & Annual Dinner

The 2018 TEX-ABOTA CLE Roundup & Annual Dinner will be held from June 7-10, 2018, at the Inn & Spa at Loretto. Click here to register to attend the Santa Fe CLE Roundup & Annual Awards Dinner Dicky Grigg has once again gathered speakers that will leave you...

TEX-ABOTA 2018 Meetings

TEX-ABOTA will have its four regular Board Meetings in new venues this year, and we are very excited about it. Any ABOTA member is welcome to attend any of our meetings. Saturday, February 17 – Omni Royal Orleans Hotel – New Orleans, LA 9:00am-11:00am...

TEX-ABOTA BIG PRESENCE AT NATIONAL BOARD MEETING

Texas chapter members stole the show at the October ABOTA National Board meeting in Nashville, TN. We had outstanding representation at the meeting and we’re glad we were there. Here are the reasons: The Dallas Chapter was the recipient of the 2017...

2017 James Otis Lecture Series Soars – Again

The 2017 James Otis Lecture Series program was held at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Tuesday, September 19th. The program is normally held on Constitution Day, September 17th, but since it fell on a Saturday, the program was moved to the following...

2017 Santa Fe CLE Roundup – WOW!

Once again, we are proud to say that our annual CLE program was an overwhelming success. Dicky Grigg pulled a huge rabbit out of his “speaker hat”, thanks to cooperation from Dallas ABOTA member, Randy Johnston. The first speaker on Friday morning had been...

2017 James Otis Lecture Series

Media Release Form 2017 Agenda - JOL The 2017 James Otis Lecture Series program will be held at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Tuesday, September 19th. The program is typically held on Constitution Day, September 17th, but since it fell on a...

2018 TEX-ABOTA Santa Fe CLE Roundup

Our 2018 program will be held June 7-10, 2018 at the Inn & Spa at Loretto. Registration information will be sent to members as soon as details are in place. Questions? Contact Cay Dickson at tex-abota@abota.org.

ABOTA Defends Texas Judge

ABOTA defends Judge Rodney Gilstrap from attacks by House Chairman Constitutional separation of powers requires judges to decide cases impartially without political pressure DALLAS (July 19, 2017) — The American Board of Trial Advocates, a non-partisan...

TEX-ABOTA “Day at the Capitol” 2017

This year was the first year of the TEX-ABOTA “Day at the Capitol” event, held on Thursday, April 13 at the Texas State Capitol. TEX-ABOTA members from across the state met with Rep. Hugh Shine, Rep. Todd Hunter, Rep. John Smithee, Sen. Charles Schwertner,...