HYLF Programs


HYLF Charity Poker Tournament

Join the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation for annual Charity Poker Tournament to benefit HYLF's Grant Program. The tournament will be held on February 20, 2018 at 6pm at Karbach Brewing Company. The tournament will feature "No Limits Texas Hold'em & Blackjack."

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Law Day Luncheon

Please join us for the Annual Law Day Luncheon on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Marriott Marquis Houston, 1777 Walker Street, Houston, Texas 77010, from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. The theme is "The 14th Amendment: Transforming American Democracy."

This year's keynote address will be given by Kelly Frels of Bracewell LLP.

Recipients of the Outstanding Young Lawyer of Houston Award, and the Liberty Bell Award will be announced.

In addition, the HBA's Law Day Poster, Photography and Essay contest winners will also be honored.

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HYLF Fun Run

The Houston Young Lawyers Foundation, in conjunction with the Houston Young Lawyers Association, will host its annual 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. at the Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston. Following the event, a great post race party is always held by our sponsors with music, food, drinks, and fun for the whole family!

To register, please click on the button at the bottom of this page.

The 2017 race will again contribute to Change Happens!, a non-profit, community-based...


HYLF Golf Tournament

For over 20 years the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation has hosted a charity golf tournament during the month of October. The golf tournament is a great opportunity to get out of the office for an afternoon and spend time with other lawyers, judges, bankers, vendors and companies that are actively involved in the Houston legal community. In addition to a round of golf at one of Houston’s nicest public courses, your entry fee also includes lunch before the tournament starts, drinks and snacks throughout the course and awards ceremony with dinner and open bar after the tournament concludes....

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Adopt an Angel

HYLF’s annual Adopt an Angel program is one of the organization’s touchstone events. It rallies the Houston legal community to meet the needs and provide gifts to some of Houston’s neediest children. Working with local elementary schools and charities, HYLF coordinates the donation of gifts—bikes, toys, clothing, and school supplies—purchased by attorneys and employees at 65 Houston law firms and legal departments for more than 2,200 children. HYLF collects the gifts and delivers them to the schools and charities, even providing Santa Claus to hand out the gifts!

Planning for the...