State Bar of Texas
Contact: Kim Davey, 800.204.2222 x 1713 or 512.427.1713
State Bar of Texas Selects 19 Lawyers for LeadershipSBOT
(Austin) – Nineteen lawyers statewide have been selected by the State Bar of Texas to join the inaugural class of LeadershipSBOT. Selected for their leadership potential, participants will examine what is expected of leaders and receive guidance and advice to help them become effective and respected leaders in their profession and in their communities.
Participants will attend the first of three multi-day sessions beginning Oct. 16. Those selected for LeadershipSBOT are: • Current members of the State Bar of Texas • Individuals who aspire to lead and have the demonstrated potential to become leaders • Individuals who have a goal to serve their communities and the profession and are committed to a profession and judiciary that reflect the diversity of the state • Individuals willing to commit sufficient time to attend two sessions of LeadershipSBOT plus the June 2009 State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting • Individuals willing to make an additional year commitment of service within the organized bar.
Those selected for LeadershipSBOT include:
Tracy C. Almanzan, community prosecutor in the El Paso
The State Bar of Texas is an administrative agency of the Supreme Court of Texas. The Bar provides educational programs for the legal profession and the public, administers the minimum continuing legal education program for attorneys, and manages the attorney discipline system.