Welcome to the Coastal Bend Women Lawyers Association website.
We are a group of diverse women and men who work, live and socialize in the Coastal Bend community in South Texas. The Coastal Bend area includes Nueces, San Patricio, Kleberg, Kenedy, Jim Wells, Aransas, and Refugio counties.
We look forward to networking with other lawyers, men and women, in our community in order to better the legal community for all those who needs we serve.
Our members include lawyers in public service, government, and private practice. We also cover a wide range of areas of law including civil, criminal, family, employment, social security disability, and many other fields.
We welcome you to come and join us by becoming a member of our organization.
CHRISTMAS MONTHLY LUNCHEON TEDDY BEAR DRIVE - On December 18th CBWLA Board Member, Myra Morris, will be pulling Sara on her bicycle from Gulfway Shopping Center to Driscoll Children's Hospital where the will donate teddy bears to the children hospitalized. The teddy bears will be strapped to Sara's chair on the bike ride to Driscoll. We are asking that you bring teddy bears to our December luncheon which is on Tuesday, December 11th to donate to this great cause. And if our request is not enough just click on the video below and we are certain that Sara will convince you herself!
Please Welcome our incoming President for the 2018-2019 Membership Year, Kristina Fernandez. We would also like to welcome all returning board members as well as the new members to our board. Our officers and board members are listed below. July 1st was the official start to our new fiscal year and our August luncheon is the official start to our monthly member luncheons. If you are a member you will receive CLE credit for every luncheon you attend.
We look forward to posting our upcoming events planned for this fiscal year and welcoming any ideas you may have for our organization. Board & Officer Slate / 2018-2019 Membership Year:
Kristina Fernandez – President Kathy Mills – Vice President Andrea Holley - Treasurer Lauren Braddy - Secretary Myra Morris Deborah Rios Liana Gonzalez Jeanette Cantu-Bazar Dabney Pettus Heather Moretzsohn Hon. Deeanne Galvan Rachel Michalewicz Mara Schechter Butler Elizabeth Tagle Maria Pia Prebisch
MEMBERSHIP YEAR BEGAN JULY 1ST. PLEASE START RENEWING YOUR DUES ONLINE OR BY MAILING A CHECK TO P.O. BOX 2176, CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78403. WE ALSO ASK THAT YOU FILL OUT A NEW MEMBERSHIP FORM TO UPDATE OUR RECORDS. Please click here to get to our 2018-2019 membership form and invoice. (If the form is opened in the Chrome browser it can be filled out online)