Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP)

The Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP) is the premier client development, networking, and CLE event for attorneys in Texas. The TMCP was created in 1993 with the mission of increasing opportunities for diverse attorneys who provide legal services to corporate and governmental clients, and to expose organizations to the legal talent of diverse attorneys in Texas. The program, which is open to all attorneys, aims to bolster the amount and significance of legal work obtained by minority, women, and LGBTQ+ attorneys, and attorneys of other groups historically underrepresented.


New Dates!
February 9-11, 2022
Houston, Texas
The Westin Houston, Memorial City
945 Gessner Road
Houston, Texas 77024
(281) 501-4300
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TMCP Schedule At A Glance

Meet the TMCP Steering Committee

Conference Registration

Register Online for TMCP
Download the PDF Registration Form for TMCP

TMCP Awards

The TMCP awards recognize and honor outstanding attorneys who have made an impact in the areas of diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. Awards will be presented in the following categories:

TMCP Corporate Counsel of the Year Award
TMCP Trailblazer of the Year Award
TMCP Rising Star Award
TMCP Lifetime Achievement Award

The deadline to submit nominations for the TMCP Awards is June 25, 2021. Nominations must be submitted via the online TMCP Awards Nomination Form by close of business on the deadline date.

Award Info and Past Recipients can be found here.

Counsel Connections

Learn more about counsel connections and how to participate.


Support the TMCP and its goal of increased diversity and inclusion in the legal profession by sponsoring this year’s program.

TMCP Sponsors

TMCP Sponsorship Opportunities
TMCP Sponsorship Form

Last year’s sponsors

Save-the-Date Receptions

TMCP Save-the-Date Receptions are networking receptions held in major cities throughout Texas during the months leading up to the annual conference. These receptions provide an excellent opportunity to network with local legal professionals while learning more about the TMCP.

Get info on this year's Save-the-Date Receptions.

Law Student Program

Law students from around the state are invited to participate in the TMCP Law Student Program free of charge where they can network with prominent attorneys and possibly find a mentor.

Get info on the 2019 law student program.

TMCP Benefits

  • 500+ attendees

  • Learn from some of the state’s leading legal experts during the CLE program designed for practical use by both in-house and outside counsel

  • Opportunities for one-on-one meetings between diverse lawyers and corporations

  • Incomparable networking events including dine-arounds, the golf tournament, spa retreat, receptions, and more

  • Participate in one of our pipeline initiatives designed to reach elementary students and law school students


Find answers to some frequently asked questions about our program.


2022:  Dallas – November 2-4, 2022; Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas

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