Post Graduate Resources
Preparing yourself for a life in the law. A free resource for persons who have taken the Texas bar exam and are awaiting the results. Here you'll find practical answers, valuable insights, and plenty of "how-to's" from attorneys who've been there - many of them among the best in their field statewide.
TYLA's Survival Guide
Designed to provide fundamental information that new lawyers might not otherwise have at their fingertips. This non-inclusive guide merely provides information that would have been beneficial to us as new lawyers starting the practice of law. The Survival Guide will hopefully provide both law students and new associates valuable resources as you navigate through the first years of your practice.
Click here to contact TYLA to request a copy of the booklet.
"Secrets of Success" for Law Students
This 24-minute video program draws on the collective experiences of an All-Star cast of young lawyers to impart important tips for success in law school, in summer clerkships, and after graduation.
In addition, TYLA presents "Secrets of Success: seminars at law schools throughout Texas to speak directly with students about these topics.
Click here to view the video-coming soon!
"Hangin' Out Your Shingle: Things to Consider Before Starting Your Own Practice"
Funded by a generous grant from the State Bar of Texas Section of Litigation and named the 2002-2003 Best Service Project to the Bar by the American Bar Association-Young Lawyers Division, Hangin' Out Your Shingle is designed to assist lawyers who are contemplating starting their own law practice.
The program, which is comprised of a book and a 40-minute video, provides good ideas on how to run your practice smoothly and reviews some of the soul-searching issues facing lawyers when they start their own practice.
Click here to view the entire video.-coming soon!