FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 11, 2015
Contact: Lowell Brown
Communications Division Director, State Bar of Texas
(800) 204-2222, ext. 1713, or (512) 427-1713
State Bar of Texas to honor Denton County Bar 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 18-19 at the Grand Hyatt and Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio.
The following Denton organization is among those being honored:
Denton County Bar Association, Outstanding Partnership Award for the seventh annual Denton County Adoption Day Event. The event provided volunteer attorneys who donated legal work for adoptions to families for free. Through the project, 23 children were placed with their forever families. The event is in partnership with the Court Appointed Special Advocates of Denton County, the Department of Family and Protective Services, Texas Woman’s University, and the University of North Texas.
For more information about Annual Meeting, visit texasbar.com/annualmeeting.
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