State Bar of Texas
June 18, 2014

Lowell Brown, communications division director
State Bar of Texas
800-204, 2222, ext. 1713, or 512-427-1713

State Bar of Texas to honor Corpus Christi attorney, judge at Annual Meeting

AUSTIN — Presentations of awards honoring exceptional service to the public and the legal profession will be a highlight of the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, to be held June 26-27 at the Hilton Austin and Austin Convention Center.

The following Corpus Christi individuals are among those being honored:

  • Judge J. Manuel Bañales, James W. Wray Jr. Award, presented by the State Bar of Texas Hispanic Issues Section
  • Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid attorney Rebecca Flanigan, Noble Award for Lifetime Achievement, presented by the State Bar of Texas Poverty Law Section

For more information about the Annual Meeting, visit

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