Law Students

HYLA welcomes law student members and their active participation! Membership for law students is $25 for the bar year (June 1-May 31).

There are many opportunities for law students, including:

  • Learn - attend HYLA CLEs and programs that are focused on law students, passing the bar exam, interview and resume training sessions, and programming focused on the transition to practicing law,
  • Lead - get involved with a HYLA Committee and/or apply to participate in HYLA's Leadership Academy.
  • Network - network with other young lawyers, potential employers and clients, and members of the judiciary at HYLA's social and networking events.
  • Serve - HYLA provides numerous volunteer opportunities, including Adopt-an-Angel and volunteer opportunities through the Generation Generosity program.
  • Once you’ve passed the Texas Bar exam, HYLA hosts a local Fall and Spring Swearing-In Ceremony held in November and May each year.
  • Law School Games - participate in friendly competition with students from all three Houston law schools.