About Us

The Houston Northwest Bar Association is a non-profit organization of licensed attorneys practicing in Harris County, Texas and surrounding areas. We are dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skill of legal professionals in our area through continuing legal education and collaboration among our membership.

Continuing Legal Education

As dedicated professionals, we are constantly seeking for ways to hone our skills and perfect our craft. From January through November, we have monthly presentations on various legal topics. Each meeting qualifies for 1 our of CLE credit.

Network & Collaborate

Membership benefits extend well beyond our monthly gatherings. We are proud of the collaborative spirit that exists among our membership. Come build relationships with new mentors, colleagues, and friends.

Affordable Rates

Annual dues are only $50 and our catered CLE meetings are only $15 for members. You can’t beat it.

Meeting Times & Locations


HNBA - October 2016 - Celayas

Celayas Seafood

10865 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065
3rd Wednesday of every odd-numbered month. Networking starts 11:30am. CLE 12:00pm – 1:00pm.

Celayas Seafood 10865 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065


HNBA - November 2016 - Campioni

Campioni Restaurant

13850 Cutten Rd, Houston, TX 77069
3rd Wednesday of every even-numbered month, except December. Networking starts 5:30pm. CLE 6:00pm – 7:00pm.

Campioni Restaurant 13850 Cutten Rd, Houston, TX 77069

Meet the Board

Our Board of Directors consists of volunteers who are practicing attorneys and members of the HNBA.

Board elections are held annually at our June meeting.

Mala Sharma

Mala Sharma


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Charles Herd

Charles Herd


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Lindsey Nemanich

Lindsey Nemanich

President Emeritus

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Teresa Messer

Teresa Messer


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Paul Freeman

Paul Freeman


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