For the Media

The State Bar of Texas strives to help journalists produce work that educates the public about the legal system and the rule of law. Reporters are invited to contact the staff members below for assistance during business hours Monday through Friday. Limited information may be available after hours and on weekends by emailing

General Inquiries        

Contact the staff members below for information on State Bar of Texas and Texas Young Lawyers Association initiatives, requests for expert legal sources, and other general inquiries.

Tammi Sweet, Public Information Coordinator (available 7 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays)
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1800 or (512) 427-1706

Lowell Brown, Communications Division Director (available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays)
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1713 or (512) 427-1713 

Attorney Disciplinary Matters

Contact the staff member below for information related to public disciplinary sanctions entered against attorneys and general information about the attorney grievance process.*
Claire Mock, Public Affairs Counsel, Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel (available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays)          
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1354 or (512) 427-1354 

*Please note that the Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel is required to keep disciplinary case information confidential unless it has been filed in district court or resulted in a public sanction. As a result, the office is typically unable to discuss or confirm the existence of pending grievances. Learn more about the grievance process
Press Releases

Read all current and archived press releases and sign up to receive future releases.

Media Resources

Statistics, reports, links, and more.

Leadership Photos & Bios

Get the biographies and high-resolution photos of our Leadership team for your publication.

Texas Gavel Awards

The Texas Gavel Awards are presented annually by the State Bar to recognize journalistic excellence that fosters public understanding of the legal system.

Jury Service PSAs

TV and radio PSAs in English and Spanish on the importance of jury service produced as a public service by the Jury Service Committee.

Grievance and Ethics Information

Overview of the Disciplinary Process.


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