For Attorneys

Attorney-Client Relationship

Lawyers and clients must be able to communicate freely for clients to receive the help they need, and the attorney–client privilege and the work-product doctrine make this possible. This pamphlet explains the basics of both protections, and seeks to teach clients how to avoid common pitfalls

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Client Resource Guide

Members of the public look to licensed attorneys for guidance regarding their most important matters. This guide will help you with the important task of client management.

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Compassion Fatigue

Compassion Fatigue (also known as Secondary Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) has recently become more prevalent in attorneys and is caused by helping those exposed to

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Diversity Toolkit

The Diversity Toolkit consists of several pieces of the puzzle of having a comprehensive approach to organizational diversity. The four push-cards relate to diversifying relationships, diversifying membership, improving diversity with policies, and improving diversity with projects.

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Hiring an Intern

This guide addresses topics and frequently asked questions that employers face when hiring interns. We hope that it proves
to be a helpful resource.

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If I Knew Then Life Lessons from Legendary Texas Lawyers

If I Knew Then: Life Lessons from Legendary Texas Lawyers

TYLA went across this great state and asked some legendary Texas attorneys what made them so great. How they got where they are? What was the life altering moment in their career? We asked these questions in the hope that it would provide an education of sorts or just satisfy our wild curiosities. Their responses are fascinating.

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Just In Case

Just In Case

This guide will highlight some of the important things to consider when an attorney becomes incapacitated or deceased. This guide will present a brief overview on the importance of having an up-to-date estate plan as well as address strategies for successfully transitioning a law practice.

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Office in a Flash

Office in a Flash was created by the Texas Young Lawyers Association in order to provide you with information on various topics relevant to establishing a law practice. Inside you will find information about business plans, firm structure, office logistics, technology, and how to obtain and manage your revenue.

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