Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP)

The TMCP is a client development, networking, and CLE event for diverse attorneys in Texas. The TMCP was created in 1993 with the mission of increasing opportunities for minority and women attorneys who provide legal services to corporate and government clients, and to expose those organizations to the talent found in the minority and woman lawyer community.

TMCP 2015
Houston, Texas
October 14-16, 2015
The Westin Houston, Memorial City
945 North Gessner Road
Houston, TX 77024
(281) 501-4300

Conference Registration

TMCP 2015 Online Registration Coming Soon

TMCP 2014 Conference Registration Brochure

Informational Interviews

Learn more about informational interviews and how to participate.


Demonstrate your commitment to diversity in the legal profession by sponsoring the conference.

TMCP 2015 Sponsor & Interviewer Form [PDF]

Read about TMCP sponsorship opportunities.

Save-the-Date Receptions

TMCP Save-the-Date Receptions are networking receptions held in major cities throughout Texas during the months leading up to the annual conference. These receptions provide an excellent opportunity to network with local legal professionals while learning more about the TMCP.

The dates of the 2015 receptions are as follows: 
  • Austin - TBA
  • Dallas - TBA
  • El Paso - TBA
  • Fort Worth - TBA
  • Houston - TBA
  • San Antonio - TBA

TMCP Corporate Counsel of the Year

The Corporate Counsel of the Year Award recognizes an in-house counsel who has opened doors for Texas minority and women attorneys by promoting diversity within their legal department and/or company and by consistently hiring diverse attorneys in private practice to perform legal work on behalf of their company.

2015 TMCP Awards Nomination Info Coming Soon

TMCP Trailblazer Award

The Trailblazer Outside Counsel of the Year Award recognizes an outside counsel who has effectuated the promotion of diversity within the legal profession through hiring, retention and mentoring of diverse attorneys, partnering with minority and women owned law firms and involvement with Bar and/or community activities designed to promote diversity within the legal profession.

2015 TMCP Awards Nomination Info Coming Soon

2015 TMCP Sponsors

Lowe's Companies, Inc. logo
Exxon Mobil logo
Jackson Lewis logo
Kelly Hart logo
Norton Rose Fulbright logo
Alston Bird LLP logo
Steptoe Johnson logo
Vinson Elkins LLP logo
Haynes Boone logo

TMCP Benefits

  • Networking opportunities include receptions, a golf tournament, spa event, speed networking luncheon and more
  • Comprehensive dual-track CLE program
  • CLE presentations from experts in the field on both days
  • More than 10 hours of MCLE credit offered


Find answers to some frequently asked questions about our program.


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