The Government Law Section is seeking recognition of Local Government and Municipal Law as an official specialty from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.


As you likely know, those of us who operate in this area must have expertise in many areas of law - from construction to contracting, finance and real estate - that already are recognized as legal specialities in their own rights. Consequently, the challenges we face in this area (and the different rules that apply when representing governmental entities) make this a unique area of law.


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