Join us for monthly section meetings the first Wednesday of each month at the Exxon Petroleum Club of Houston, located at 800 Bell Street, 43rd Floor, Houston, Texas 77002.


The next meeting will be:    September 3, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.

Topic: “Criminal Law Issues in Family Law”

Presented by:

Kim Ogg

Plus “Interesting Cases by Sallee Smyth”

For additional information or to make your reservation, click here.


Effective with the September meeting, all RSVP’s for the monthly Luncheons, must be done online

HBA Family Law Section Fall CLE-Date & Time TBA


Update from Hon. David Farr

Look for updates in the future



 LegalLine Volunteers Needed

We need your help! The HBA Family Law Section is committed to provide 2 family law specialists for each of the HBA’s LegalLine programs – an attorney for each shift: 5pm to 7pm and 7pm to 9pm. We need volunteers to staff the next six months. Please contact Sara Valentine at sara@brfamilylaw.com.


Online HBA Dues Renewal Now Available

 As a Houston Bar Association member, you can now conveniently renew your dues and manage your HBA membership account online.

To begin using this new feature, you will first need to create your online account by using the email address where you receive your HBA email announcements.  Once created, you will be able to manage your HBA account at your convenience.  To create your online account, please click here.

Current only Visa, MasterCard and Discover are accepted.

For assistance or further information, please contact the HBA Membership Department at 713-759-1133.

Please note:

  • In creating your online account, please do not use your state bar number as your user name; only use the email address where you received this email. This email address is already in our HBA database and will be used to recognize your account.
  • Please remember to renew section membership during the online renewal process. If you do not join or renew your section membership at the time you pay your dues online, you will have to renew your section membership through submitting a paper application by mail with a check for section dues. Click here to download PDF application form.