Join us on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm at Campioni Restaurant to network and hear Judge Dan Hinde speak about the Effective Voir Dire.
Dan Hinde was appointed Judge of the 269th District Court of Harris County, Texas in November 2008. The voters elected him to a full 4 year term in 2010 and reelected him to his current term in 2014.He is board certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Judge Hinde clerked for U.S. District Judge Sim Lake before joining Vinson & Elkins, LLP, where he practiced trial law for several years. As a lawyer, Judge Hinde tried sixteen cases as first or second chair, including twelve jury trials, and he argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He represented both plaintiffs and defendants and handled a wide variety of cases—including commercial, construction, corporate-governance, employment, energy, maritime, mass-tort, personal-injury, products-liability, securities-fraud, and technology litigation. He also prosecuted criminal cases and represented indigent defendants challenging their sentences. Before taking the bench, Judge Hinde represented pro bono the Houston Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Houston Society of the Archaeological Institute of America. Judge Hinde is a member of the State Bar’s Pattern Jury Charge Oversight Committee. Previously, Judge Hinde served two terms on the Court Rules Committee of the State Bar of Texas. He also serves on the Houston Bar Association’s Judicial Polls Committee, and he previously led the HBA’s Federal Practice Section as Chair
Networking will be from 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm. The presentation will be from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Admission is $15 for HNBA members and $25 for guests. Now you can pay the CLE admission price before you come. Click here to submit your $15.00 admission payment. Online admissions payments are due prior to each meeting. Payments will still be accepted at the door in cash, check, or credit card.
Campioni Restaurant is located at 13850 Cutten Rd, Houston, TX 77069.
ANNOUNCEMENT: SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR LEGAL CLINICS FOR U.S. VETERANS
The Houston Northwest Bar Association and the Woodlands Bar Association in conjunction with the Houston Bar Association’s Veterans Legal Initiative will be co-hosting a free legal advice clinic for U.S. veterans. The upcoming veterans legal clinics are listed below:
Saturday, November 4th
9:00 am – Noon
Tomball VA Outpatient Clinic
1200 West Main Street
Tomball, TX 77375
Saturday, November 11th
9:00 am – Noon
Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic
690 South Loop 336 West
3rd & 4th Floors
Conroe, TX 77304
If you are interested in providing legal assistance to U.S. veterans at one of these legal clinics, please sign up here.
For more information about the clinics, please contact Teresa Messer at firstname.lastname@example.org.