Law Student Info and Temporary Trial Cards
One of our priorities at the State Bar of Texas is to enhance law
students' participation in the administration of justice, professional
responsibility, and public service.
Law Student Division Membership
Are you currently a law student? Then interact with your community
and local attorneys when you join the State Bar of Texas Law Student
Letter from the Chair [PDF]: A welcome from the chair of the Law
Law Student Division Board [PDF]: Contact information for your law
school’s student representative.
Benefits [PDF]: Scholarships, discounts, publications like
the Texas Bar Journal, and more when you join for only $15 a
- Scholarships for Members Only: The Law Student Division
offers its members two opportunities each year to be awarded a $1,000
scholarship: the Legal
Professionalism Award [PDF] in the Fall and the Essay
Contest Award in the Spring. Two scholarship recipients
each award will be selected from the Law Student Division applicants;
both Texas law school and out-of-state law student members may apply.
Application [PDF]: Includes all campus liaisons,
benefits, and instructions on how to join.
Form for TexasBarCLE Seminars [PDF]: Law Student Division
members receive FREE registration to TexasBarCLE live and video replay
seminars. In addition, members have access to the online classroom and
Section Membership Application [PDF]: Stay current with
trends in the Texas Appellate Court with this free membership.
Section Memberships [PDF]: Take advantage of our offer for a
free membership in selected sections. Advantages of section membership
include quarterly newsletters, outstanding CLE events, and access to
"members only" portions of websites.
Lawyers Assistance Program: TLAP helps law students who are
experiencing problems with depression, anxiety, chronic stress, abuse of
substances or addictive behaviors by providing support, referrals and
information. All communications with TLAP are strictly confidential by
Resources for All Texas Law
As a law student, the following resources and awards are available
Contact the Law
800.204.2222 (ext. 1518)
Temporary Trial Cards
If you are a 3rd-year law student or an unlicensed law school
graduate and you want to work in a courtroom under supervision of an
attorney, follow these steps:
- Download this application and follow the instructions:
- You must also have your supervising attorney fill out the
Authorization and Release Form so that you can obtain your supervising
attorney's letter of good standing.
- Send both forms to us with a $15 check or money order made payable
to the State Bar of Texas at:
State Bar of Texas
Remi Carbajal, Membership Dept.
P.O. Box 12487
Austin, Texas 78711-2487
Contact Us About
Temporary Trial Cards
800.204.2222 (ext. 1840)