Take part in the kids' holiday party today at the Austin Bar offices at 816 Congress, 7th Floor, from 5:30 to 7:00. Food and other goodies will be provided, and the kids will open gift from their sponsors. There will be entertainment and even a special visitor!
News & Events
Reminder that there is no regular monthly meeting this month. Thanks to everyone who attended the holiday party, and don't forget about the kids' holiday party on December 8. See you next month!
The Hispanic Bar Association of Austin (HBAA) sponsored its annual Thanksgiving Basket Project in conjunction with the South Austin Neighborhood Center again this year on November 15th and 16th. As it has done for the past 19 years, HBAA provided 60 families with turkeys and canned and fresh foods for their Thanksgiving meal.
As has been the case in recent years, HBAA and other generous firms and individual donors came together to raise the funds necessary to obtain the food for... More »
HBAA will have its regular monthly meeting on Friday, November 11, 2016 at noon at the Austin Bar Association offices, 816 Congress Avenue, 7th floor. Parking will be validated (2 hours) and lunch provided. Hope to see you there!
A big thank you to the organizations and individuals who graciously have agreed to sponsor this year's Hispanic Heritage Luncheon, to be held Friday, September 23, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Omni Hotel in downtown Austin. If you have not done so already, please sign up!
The 2016 Hispanic Heritage Luncheon will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Austin, located at 700 San Jacinto Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78701. Registration begins at 11:30, and the program begins at noon. Our keynote speaker this year will be Judge Edward Prado of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Learn more about Judge Prado here.
Our cultural speaker will be Sebastien De La Cruz, a 14-year old mariachi who has performed... More »
On August 9, 2016, the minority bar associations in Austin, including the Hispanic Bar Association of Austin, collectively presented the results of the 2015 Austin Law Firm Diversity Report Card at an event graciously hosted by Gardere in its downtown Austin office. See our Law Firm Diversity page for more information, or click to see the 2015 Report Card and Press Release.
Congratulations to the new officers of the HBAA! Your new officers are:
President: Anthony Arguijo
President-Elect: Kevin Terrazas
Treasurer: Salvador Davila
Secretary: Eliana Maruri