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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 »
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
The Hispanic Bar Association of Austin recently had its endorsement meeting to hear from and consider endorsements for candidates local judicial and related races. Please click here for the press release announcing our endorsements.
Thank you for your support of the 2015 HBAA Hispanic Heritage Luncheon! This year, we raised over $45,000 to go towards the scholarship and other charitable efforts of the HBAA Charitable Foundation! Special thanks go out to: