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.
September 3-5, 2014
The Westin Austin at the Domain
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2014 TMCP Sponsors
Save-the-Date ReceptionsTMCP 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 2014 receptions are as follows:
- Austin - June 25
- Dallas - July 17
- El Paso - May 21
- Fort Worth - July 16
- Houston - July 30
- San Antonio - June 19
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.
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.
- Networking opportunities in informal and relaxing environments like breakfasts, receptions, golfing, spa events, casino night and more
- Comprehensive dual-track CLE program designed specifically for minority/women lawyers and corporate/government counsel
- CLE presentations on both days on a variety of topics from experts in the field
- More than 10 hours of MCLE credit offered
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