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2020 State Bar and TYLA Elections

Sylvia Borunda Firth has been elected State Bar of Texas president-elect for 2020-2021. View the results.

Jeanine Novosad Rispoli has been elected TYLA president-elect for 2020-2021. View the results.

View the results for 2020 State Bar district director candidates for contested and uncontested races.

View the results for 2020 Texas Young Lawyers Association district director candidates for uncontested races.

Read the press release.

Daily Returns: Click here to see the daily election returns for the State Bar and TYLA elections.

State Bar of Texas President-elect 

The State Bar Board of Directors Nominations and Elections Subcommittee voted on August 28, 2019, to recommend Pablo Almaguer of Edinburg and Sylvia Borunda Firth of El Paso as nominees for 2020-2021 State Bar of Texas president-elect, after interviewing six potential nominees in Austin. 

Read the press release here.

This year, the subcommittee considered candidates from any county in the state, according to State Bar rules. 

Click on the names below to read the candidates' interest letters to the Nominations and Elections Subcommittee.

Click on the names below to view each candidate’s campaign brochure.


TYLA President-elect Candidates

The Texas Young Lawyers Association Board of Directors approved the nominations of Donald Delgado, of College Station, and Jeanine Novosad Rispoli, of Waco, as 2020-2021 president-elect candidates.

Click on the names below to view each candidate’s biographies.


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.