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2021 State Bar of Texas and TYLA Elections

Laura Gibson has been elected State Bar of Texas president-elect for 2021-2022. View the results. Michael J. Ritter has been elected TYLA president-elect for 2021-2022. View the results. Read the press release.

State Bar of Texas President-elect 

Sara E. Dysart of San Antonio and Laura Gibson of Houston are candidates for 2021-2022 president-elect. 

Read the press release

Dysart and Gibson will participate in a virtual candidate forum from noon to 1:30 p.m. CDT March 25 sponsored by the state’s metro bar associations. Register here.

A Minute with the Candidates Video Series

  • Part 1: Silver Linings from the Pandemic

  • Part 2: Challenges from the Pandemic (Coming March 29)

  • Part 3: Recharging to Better Serve Clients (Coming March 30)

  • Part 4: Becoming a Lawyer (Coming March 31)

Sara E. Dysart

Laura Gibson


TYLA President-elect Candidates

The Texas Young Lawyers Association Board of Directors approved the nominations of Michael J. Ritter of San Antonio and Reginald D. Wilson Jr. of Houston as 2021-2022 president-elect candidates. This year, nominees for president-elect are from metropolitan counties in the state. 

Michael J. Ritter

Reginald D. Wilson Jr.


Third Party Service Providers

Election Services Corp., or “ESC,” is the State Bar of Texas’ contracted service provider for election services. For more information about third party service providers used by the State Bar, click here.