The Houston Young Lawyers Association (HYLA) is a bar association of Houston young attorneys. Our membership consists of lawyers age 36 and under, or 5 years of practice or less, as well as law students. Our mission is to help our members learn, lead, network, and serve. Please check out our calendar for upcoming events, and our committees page to see how you can get involved!
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Check out some of our recent programs below!
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Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo on Responding to a Crisis
A 30-minute Q&A discussion with 29-year-old Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, the first woman to hold her office and the person leading our county through the COVID-19 pandemic. Judge Hidalgo answers questions about her career, the pandemic, the law, and more.
Building Blocks of Racial Justice: Examining How the Nexus of Race, the Census, and the Election Shape Criminal Justice Reform
A 1-hour webinar in partnership with Thurgood Marshall School of Law with a distinguished panel discussing how the unique intersectionality of racial identity, the Census Bureau, legislative politics, and voting collectively propel racial, social, and criminal justice forward.