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Tex. Bar Foundation Honors DLGBTBA VP of Professional Development, Kim Austin.

"Election is a mark of distinction and recognition of Ms. Austin's contributions to the legal profession. Each year the top one-third of one percent of Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows." The Dallas LGBT+ Bar Association's ("DLGBTBA") VP of Professional Development, Kimberly L. Austin, who is Of Counsel at DebnamRust, PC, has been elected … Continue reading Tex. Bar Foundation Honors DLGBTBA VP of Professional Development, Kim Austin.

Jayla Wilkerson, Dallas Assistant City Attorney, 2019 Justice Award Recipient

Dec. 8, 2019 -- The year 2019 was marked with a rise in violence against the transgender* community in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex. In reflecting on these events and the need for strong leaders in our local LGBT+ community, the Dallas LGBT+ Bar Association ("DLGBTBA") Board established the Justice Award in December of 2019. The … Continue reading Jayla Wilkerson, Dallas Assistant City Attorney, 2019 Justice Award Recipient

DALLAS ASSOCIATION OF YOUNG LAWYERS ‎OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZES DALLAS LGBT+ BAR ASSOCIATION

Dallas, Tex. (Nov. 6, 2019) — The Board of Directors of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (“DAYL”) voted today to amend its bylaws to recognize the Dallas LGBT Bar Association (“DLGBTBA”) as a sister bar association. Through the designation of “sister bar association,” the DAYL officially recognizes the DLGBTBA by creating a voting seat … Continue reading DALLAS ASSOCIATION OF YOUNG LAWYERS ‎OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZES DALLAS LGBT+ BAR ASSOCIATION