About Us

The HBA Appellate Lawyer is a a publication of the Houston Bar Association Appellate Section. The Houston Bar Association Appellate Section’s purpose is “to provide liaison and opportunity for professional development for members of the bench and bar who are engaged in appellate practice, to promote improvement and clarification of the rules of appellate procedure, and to provide continuing education in the field of appellate law.” (The Houston Bar Association Appellate Section Bylaws, Article I, Section 2.)

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Benefits of the HBA Appellate Section include networking with events like, the annual Judicial Reception, holiday party, happy hours, monthly CLE luncheons and outreach programs. Plus keep up-to-date on developments and issues of interest to appellate practitioners with our quarterly publication. To Join, you must first be a member of Houston Bar Association.

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HBA’s 11,000+ member attorneys have a continued commitment to serving the legal profession and the community of Harris County and to enhance the legal profession through promoting professionalism, access to justice, the rule of law, equality, inclusion and legal education. HBA membership is required in order to belong to the Appellate Section.