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Recurring Monthly Meetings:


Monday Meetings:
Publications Committee mtg - 2nd Monday (noon) odd months only
National Employment Lawyers Association - 4th Monday (noon)

Tuesday Meetings:
BCWBA monthly luncheon - 1st Tuesday (noon)
SAFLA monthly meeting - 1st Tuesday (noon)
SABA Executive Board Meeting - 1st Tuesday (noon)
CJP TRLA Clinic - 2nd Tuesday (5:30 p.m.)
MABA monthly meeting - 2nd Tuesday (5:30 p.m.)
SABA Consumer & Commercial Law section - 2nd Tuesday (noon)
SABA Board Meeting - 2nd Tuesday (noon)
SABA Family Law section mtg - 3rd Tuesday (noon) *except Aug., Nov.
SAYLA monthly luncheon - 3rd Tuesday (noon)
SABA Real Estate Law section mtg - 4th Tuesday (quarterly - noon)
SA Bankruptcy Bar Association mtg - 4th Tuesday (5:30 p.m.)

Wednesday Meetings:
FBA monthly meeting - 2nd Wednesday (noon)
San Antonio Black Lawyers Association - 2nd Wednesday (noon)
SABA Construction Law section mtg - 2nd Wednesday (noon) *except May, July, Dec.

SALSA monthly meeting - 4th Wednesday (6:30 p.m.)
SABA ADR section monthly luncheon - quarterly (noon)
Criminal Law & Procedure Committee mtg - 4th Wednesday (noon)

Thursday Meetings:
District Courts Committee mtg - 1st Thursday (noon)
SABA Natural Resources section mtg - 2nd Thursday (noon)
SABA Appellate Law section mtg - 2nd Thursday (noon) *except June, July, Aug.
Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Committee mtg - 3rd Thursday (noon)
SATLA monthly luncheon - 3rd Thursday (noon)
ALA monthly luncheon - 3rd Thursday (noon)
SABA monthly luncheon - 4th Thursday (noon) *except Apr., Nov., Dec.
Medical Legal Liaison Committee mtg - 4th Thursday (6 p.m.) quarterly

Friday Meetings:
Collaborative Professionals of San Antonio mtg - 2nd Friday (noon) *except June-Aug.
SABA International Law section mtg - 2nd Friday (noon)
SABA Environmental Law section mtg - 3rd Friday (7:30 a.m.)
SABA Elder Law Section mtg
- 4th Friday (noon)


* Meeting dates are subject to change to accomodate holidays and other confelcts.

October 2014 Calendar of Events


October 7

Defense Counsel of San Antonio’s “Rally the Vote.”  Come Meet the Defense Counsel’s Endorsed Candidates!  Club Giraud.  6-8 p.m.  Cost: $20 students; $30 members; $40 nonmembers.  INFO:  RSVP:

San Antonio Lawyers Support Group.  Alamo Heights United Methodist Church, Rm. W105 (825 E. Basse Rd.)  6:30-8 p.m.  Speaker/topic:  Dr. Faith Harper.  “Why Intimacy Matters:  Healing Through Connection.”  INFO:; 800.343.8527.


October 8

San Antonio Black Lawyers Association monthly meeting.  6th Floor Boardroom, Bexar County Courthouse.  12 noon.  MCLE: 1.0 hr.  Cost: Free to members; $10 to nonmembers.  INFO:

FBA Monthly Luncheon Meeting.  Ft. Sam Houston Golf Club (1050 Harry Wurzbach).  11:45 a.m.  Speaker/topic: William (“Bill”) Putnicki, U.S. District Clerk, Western District of Texas.  “Top 10 Errors made in eFiling.”  Cost: $20 members; $25 nonmembers.  MCLE: 0.75 hrs.  RSVP:


October 9

SABA Appellate Practice Section Meeting.  Club Giraud (707 N. St. Mary’s St.)  12 noon.  Speaker/topic:  T.B.A.  Cost: $20 members/$22 nonmembers.  MCLE: 0.75 hrs. RSVP:

SABA Natural Resources Section Meeting.  The Petroleum Club.  12 noon.  Speaker/topic: T.B.A.  MCLE: 0.75 hrs.  Cost: $20 members/$30 nonmembers.  RSVP:

Red Mass.  San Fernando Cathedral.  6 p.m.  All faiths welcome.


October 10

Collaborative Professionals Association of San Antonio Meeting.  The Petroleum Club (8620 N. New Braunfels, Ste. 700).  12 noon.  Speakers/topic: T.B.A. New members are welcome.  RSVP:

SABA International Law Section Luncheon.  The Palm (233 E. Houston St.)  12 noon.  Speaker/topic: Larry B. Pascal, Chair of the Texas Supreme Court’s Task Force on International Law Practice in Texas  “Task Force on International Law Practice - Making Texas More Competitive.”  MCLE: 1.0 hr. ethics.  0RSVP:

Deadline for Submissions to the November Subpoena.  INFO:; 210.227.8822 x20.


October 14

SABA Consumer & Commerical Law Section Meeting.  The Plaza Club.  12 noon.  RSVP: 210.736.1772.

MABA-SA Membership Meeting.  The Palm (233 E. Houston).  Networking at 11:45 a.m.; Program at 12 noon.  Speaker/topic: T.B.A.  INFO:; 210.737.2672.

Bexar County Court Reporters Association Monthly Meeting.  Piatti Italian Restaurant.  5:30 p.m. Mixer; 6 p.m. Meeting.  INFO: 210.392.7576.


October 15

SAYLA’s Annual Courthouse Tour & Judicial Reception.  Bexar County Courthouse (100 Dolorosa).  1 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Courthouse Tour; 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Judicial Reception.  INFO:;;


October 16

Association of Legal Administrators - Alamo Chapter Monthly Lunch Meeting, Fall Education Retreat & Vendor Social.  Eilan Hotel Sala Vista Room, 17103 La Cantera Pkwy.  11:15 a.m. - 7 p.m.  Speaker/topic: “Cyber Liability; Out-of-State Taxes; “No Pot, No Tats, No Cigs... No Gig.”  INFO:

SABA Brown Bag Lunch Series: Presented by the SABA Elder Law Section.  407th District Courtroom (4th floor, Bexar County Courthouse).  12 noon.  Speaker/topic:  Constance R. Somers.  “Social Security for Dummies.”  MCLE: 1.0 hr.  Cost: FREE to SABA members/ $25 to nonmembers.  First come, first served seating.  RSVP:  Walk-ins are welcome!

Association of Corporate Counsel - South/Central Texas Chapter Roundtable Discussion.  Oak Hills Country Club (5403 Fredericksburg Rd.)  12 noon.  Speaker/topic: Wes Strickland, Jackson Walker; Pete Hosey, Jackson Walker; Jesse Lotay, Jackson Walker and Eugene Simor, Alamo Ale.  “Riding The Wave: Access To Water In The Future & What It Means For Your Company, Your Next Vacation & Your Beer.”  MCLE: 1.0 hr.  Cost: FREE for ACC members.  RSVP:; 830.336.2049.

San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association CLE Luncheon.  The Palm (233 E. Houston). 12 noon.  Open to members and invited guests.  Speaker/topic: Tom Crosley, Crosley Law Firm, P.C.  “Litigating Traumatic Brain Injury Cases.”  Cost: $20 members/$30 guests.  RSVP:; 210.224.8852.

Memorial Service for Christopher “Kim” Weixel.  Fourth Court of Appeals Courtroom, Cadena-Reeves Justice Center.  3 p.m.  INFO: 210.335.3854.

Bexar County Women’s Bar Foundation 2014 Autumn Affair: A Night Under the Stars, benefiting The Rape Crisis Center.  The Veranda, at 1746 Lockhill Selma.  6 p.m.  INFO:;;

San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association Fall Fling.  Paloma Blanca.  5:30-7:30 p.m.  RSVP:; 210.224.8852.


October 17

SABA Environmental Law Section Meeting.  SAWS Cafeteria.  7:30-9 a.m.  MCLE: requested. RSVP: 210.299.3704.

3rd Annual SABA Juvenile Law Seminar.  Cadena-Reeves Justice Center Central Jury Room (300 Dolorosa).  Registration 8:30 a.m.; Seminar 9 a.m.  MCLE: 6.0 hrs.; 2.0 ethics.  Cost: $125; $50 law students.  Includes a box lunch.  INFO:

Community Justice Program Veterans Clinic.  Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (7400 Merton Minter).  2 p.m.  INFO:; 210.227.8822 x26.


October 21

San Antonio Estate Planners Association Monthly Luncheon.  San Antonio Country Club, 4100 N. New Braunfels.  12 noon.  Speaker/topic:  Malcolm Wardlaw, P.E., Wardlaw Appraisal Group.  “Value Estimation of Mineral Interests.”  INFO:


October 22

SABA JP & Municipal Courts Committee Meeting.  First National Bank Building, 6243 W IH-10, Ste. 525.  12 noon-1 p.m.  Speaker/topic: T.B.A.  All members of SABA are invited to participate.  RSVP:; 210. 732.8477.

11th Annual San Antonio Paralegal Day Celebration: Winds of Change.  The Plaza Club (Frost Bank Tower).  12 noon - 1 p.m.  Speaker: Allan K. DuBois, State Bar of Texas President Elect.  Cost: $20 students and active duty military; $25 members of AAPA, PD or STOP; $30 nonmembers; $275 per reserved table of 10.  INFO:

San Antonio LSA CLE Luncheon.  Luby’s on Main.  6:30 p.m.  RSVP:; 210.829.1938.


October 23

San Antonio Bar Association Monthly Luncheon.  The Plaza Club (Frost Bank Building).  12 noon.  Speaker/topic: Stephen M. Sheppard, Dean of St. Mary’s University School of Law.  Cost: $25 SABA & Plaza Club members; $30 nonmembers. NO CLE.  RSVP: 210.227.8822 x99.

Federal Courthouse Brown Bag Lunch FREE Military Justice CLE.  John H. Wood, Jr. U.S. Courthouse, 655 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. Courtroom C  (Courtroom of Magistrate Judge Henry Bemporad).  12 noon - 1 p.m.  Speaker/topic: Colonel Julie K. Hasdorff, Senior Military Judge.  “Anatomy of a Criminal Case in the Military.”  MCLE: 1.0 hr.  Cost: FREE.  INFO:

Last-Chance Videos: Adv. Family Law Drafting 2013 (Part 1).  5th floor, Bexar County Courthouse.  8:30 a.m.  Applies to the College of the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law and Family Law.  Walk-ins welcome.  MCLE: 7.0 hrs.; 0.75 hr. ethics.  Cost: $75 members/$125 nonmembers per day.  RSVP:  Walk-ins are welcome!


October 24

Last-Chance Videos: Adv. Family Law Drafting 2013 (Part 2).  5th floor, Bexar County Courthouse.  8:30 a.m.  Applies to the College of the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law and Family Law.  Walk-ins welcome.  MCLE: 6.0 hrs.; 1.75 ethics.  Cost: $75 members/$125 nonmembers per day.  RSVP:  Walk-ins are welcome!

SABA Elder Law Section Luncheon.  Plaza Club (Frost Bank Tower).  12 noon.  Speaker: T.B.A.  RSVP: 210.525.1500;

St. Mary’s University School of Law Distinguished Law Graduate Dinner honoring Clarence “Clem” Lyons (J.D. ’62), Judge Israel Ramon, Jr. (J.D. ’77) and Tiffanie S. Clausewitz  (J.D. ’08).  Marriott Rivercenter (101 Bowie St.)  6:30 p.m. cocktails; 7 p.m. dinner.  INFO:; 210.436.3774.


October 27

National Employment Lawyers Association Monthly Meeting.  924 Camaron St.  12 noon.  Speaker/topic: T.B.A.  Cost: $15.  RSVP: 210.227.3666.


October 28

Community Justice Program TRLA Family Law Clinic.  Texas RioGrade Legal Aid (1111 N. Main)  5:30 p.m.  INFO:; 210.227.8822 x26.

San Antonio Bankruptcy Bar Association Monthly Meeting.  San Antonio Country Club.  5:30 p.m.  Speaker: T.B.A.  RSVP: 210.342.3121.


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