Happy Texas Paralegal Day! Texas Paralegal Day is observed each October 23rd, and this is the 35th anniversary.
Several PD Districts across the state have celebration plans on various days in October, which are highlighted below. Members from each of these Districts have planned great events in honor of YOU, the paralegal, with excellent speakers. We encourage you to celebrate at one of these events near you.
*District 1 – October 19, from 11:30 – 1:00, luncheon and one hour of CLE, “Ethics in the Movies”, at Winstead PC. Speaker will be Teresa Schneider, Shareholder, Winstead PC. (Limited to first 40 members to register.)
*District 2 – October 28, from 11:45 – 1:00, a luncheon to be held at the Belo Mansion in Dallas, Texas. Frank Stevenson, Texas State Bar President, will be the speaker.
*District 3 – October 12, from 12:00 – 1:15, a luncheon at Reata Restaurant in Fort Worth; Dr. Barbara Kirby of Texas Wesleyan University will speak. ($20 per person)
*District 4 – October 20, from 6:00 – 8:00, a Paralegal Day celebration at Parkside, on 6th Street at San Jacinto, in Austin; Allen Mihecoby, RP, ACP, will be the speaker.
*District 5 – October 19, at noon, the 13th Annual San Antonio Paralegal Day Celebration at the Norris Conference Center in San Antonio; Judge John Specia will be the speaker.
*District 7 – October 19, from 5:30 – 6:30, a social and happy hour at Taste Dessert Bar, in Amarillo.
*District 11 – October 20, at noon, a luncheon at the Midland Country Club, in Midland; the Hon. Royal Furgeson is the guest speaker.
*District 12 – October 20, from 5:00 – 7:00, a joint social with DCPA at Mulberry Street Cantina in Denton.
*District 15 – October 14, from 6:30 – 8:30, the 2nd Annual Member Appreciation Social, at Russo’s New York Pizzeria in McAllen.
*District 16 – October 19, at noon, a brown bag luncheon at the Stanton Tower Auditorium in El Paso; Daniel Ortiz, Asst. General Counsel with El Paso Water Utilities, will be the speaker.