CLE - Small Claims Court
What a Lawyer Needs to Know
-August 29-
Come and learn from Judge David A. Patronella, Harris County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Place 2, what lawyers need to know about Small Claims Court for their clients. Free for HYLA members & $30 for nonmembers. 1 hour MCLE, including .25 ethics. Brown bag luncheon (feel free to bring your lunch).
Join HYLA or renew your membership now for the 2018-2019 bar year!

HYLA dues statements were mailed out to all young attorneys in the greater Houston area. Check your mail! Before paying your membership dues online, don't forget to check with your firm about reimbursing your dues.

If your firm wants to be listed as a 100% HYLA firm, please contact Lucy Cain , HYLA's Executive Director.
HYLA provides many great social networking events, professional development programs, and rewarding community outreach opportunities. If you or your company is interested in sponsoring an event, please contact Lucy Cain , HYLA's Executive Director.
HYLA Running Club
-Every Wednesday-
Join HYLA's running club & start training for HYLF's Fun Run on August 25th! The running club meets every Wednesday until August 22nd.
  • Meeting Time: 6:30pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Sabine Street Bridge, 150 Sabine Street
  • Distance: 3 mile run
  • Experience: All levels 
  • Cost: FREE

After six runs, you will "Earn" the Shirt (HYLA training shirt).
-August 25-
Teams of up to 4 persons allowed!
HYLA Law Students Happy Hour
(and lawyers too!)
-August 31-
HYLA Basketball League
-Registration Information-
The HYLA Basketball League will have its 30 th  season this fall. We had 14 teams in the spring league and have availability for more!  
  • Registration: opens 8/1, closes 8/15
  • Location: the Zone (10371 Stella Link)
  • League nights: 8 consecutive Thursdays from 8/23 through 10/11
  • League fees cover court time, referees, and scorekeepers
  • Teams are permitted up to 4 non-lawyer players
  • League champions are engraved on the Earl Spencer Trophy
Anyone with questions about the league or who would like to register a team should contact the league commissioners, Joey Hance and Nate Walton .
The following law firms have 100% of their eligible attorneys signed up for HYLA. Will yours be next?

Abraham Watkins Nichols Sorrels Agosto & Aziz
Baker Botts LLP
Beck Redden LLP
Bracewell LLP
Ford + Bergner LLP
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton
Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
West-Mermis PLLC
Winstead PC
Registration and additional information for the following events are available on our website and Facebook page .

AUG 25 : HYLF Fun Run
AUG 29: CLE - Small Claims Court
AUG 31: HYLA Law Student Happy Hour
SEPT 11: CLE - Hot Topics in Immigration
OCT 20: Fall Clay Shoot
Thank you for your membership!


John D. Furlow, President
(713) 224 4952 
Houston Young Lawyers Association
P.O. Box 61208
Houston, TX 77208