The 4th Annual State Bar of Texas African American Lawyers Section Summit & Awards Luncheon (SBOT AALS Summit & Awards) was held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the University of North Texas Dallas College of Law, 1901 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75201, from 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.


The SBOT AALS Summit & Awards is a premier professional development and networking event, with CLE modules (MCLE: 6 hours, pending) and presentations designed for a variety of practitioners in various practice areas, with particular focus on issues relevant to the African-American community. 


Through the AALS Awards, the AALS Summit also provides a unique opportunity for the State Bar of Texas and the African American Law Section to honor those who have distinguished themselves in the profession through trailblazing efforts, outstanding achievement, or judicial service. 


The SBOT AALS Summit & Awards also provides excellent networking opportunities for attorneys, judges, corporate counsel, law students, and community representatives.

Paul K. Stafford (SBOT AALS Council Member - Dallas Liaison)

Chair – 2019 SBOT AALS Summit & Awards Luncheon