Membership Recruitment
by Russell Barton, Inn President

A review of our Inn membership indicates the terms of about 40% of our current members will expire at the end of this Inn year.  To insure we maintain the high standards of our Inn, we need to get a jump on recruitment of new members for the upcoming year.  Thus, we have sent out nomination forms early this year. 


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Events

09/12/2017 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
Marbury v. Madison: The Roots of a Vibrant Judiciary Chad Baruch

Marbury v. Madison: The Roots of a Vibrant Judiciary      
Speaker:  Chad Baruch

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, September 6 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

10/10/2017 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
Top 5 Common Complaints/Grievances Against Attorneys Panel Moderator: Kristin V. Brady

Top 5 Common Complaints/Grievances Against Attorneys
Moderator: Kristin V. Brady, Assistant Disciplinary Counsel, SBOT Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Panelists: Chris Nickelson, Grievance Committee Panel Chair-pending
Judge George Gallagher, 396th District Court
Bob Hinton, Robert Hinton & Associates

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, October 4 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

10/19/2017 12:00 PM  Mentoring Program Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center, 401 W. Belknap St., 432nd District Court, 6th Floor
Insights into Specialty Criminal Courts in Tarrant County Judge Ruben Gonzalez

Insights into Specialty Criminal Courts in Tarrant County     
Speakers:  Judge Ruben Gonzalez

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

11/14/2017 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
Criminal Law Presentation Tim Evans & Lance Evans

Criminal Law Presentation      
Speakers:  Tim Evans & Lance Evans

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, November 8 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

01/09/2018 05:30 PM  Annual Joint Meeting - Metroplex American Inns of Court Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
Ethics & Civility: A View from the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

ANNUAL JOINT MEETING

METROPLEX AMERICAN INNS OF COURT

 

DATE: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

TIME: 5:30-6:00 p.m. - Reception/Cash Bar

Dinner and Program to Follow

LOCATION: Fort Worth Club

306 W. Seventh Street, 12th Floor, Horizon/Terrace Room

COST: $75 per person* 
(Please make check payable to Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court and mail to 1315 Calhoun Street, Fort Worth, Texas  76102)

HOST INN: Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court

R.S.V.P.: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 to anne@tarrantbar.org
(Payment due at time of RSVP)
   

*Although this is not a required meeting, all current members are strongly encouraged to attend.  (Additionally, if you attend this meeting, a previous absence will be excused.)  Payment for the dinner must be received no later than December 20, 2017.


02/13/2018 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
Implicit Bias Jack Manhire

Implicit Bias     
Speakers:  Jack Manhire, Senior Lecturer & Director of Federal Tax Law, Professionalism & Leadership

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, February 7 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

03/07/2018 12:00 PM  Mentoring Program Tarrant County Historical Courthouse, 100 Weatherford Street, Probate Court No. 1
Ghosts of Tarrant County's Past: Legal Lore, Legends and True Tales Judge Steve King

Ghosts of Tarrant County's Past:  Legal Lore, Legends and True Tales     
Speakers:  Judge Steve King

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

03/07/2018 05:15 PM  Ghosts of Tarrant County's Past: Legal Lore, Legends and True Tales Tarrant County Historic Courthouse, 100 W. Weatherford Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76196
Mentorship Meeting Judge Steven King

Meet at the front steps of the Old Courthouse, facing Main Street.  RSVP by noon, Monday, March 5 to Anne Palmer at 817-338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

(Raindate:  Wednesday, March 21, RSVP by noon on Monday, March 18.)

04/10/2018 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
First Amendment Talk Thomas Williams

First Amendment Talk     
Speakers:  Thomas Williams, Partner, Haynes & Boone, LLP

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, April 4 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

05/15/2018 05:30 PM  Membership Meeting Fort Worth Club, 306 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth 76102
President's State Bar Update Tom Vick

President's State Bar Update     
Speakers:  Tom Vick, President, State Bar of Texas

Please RSVP no later than noon on Wednesday, May 9 to Anne Palmer at (817) 338-4092 or anne@tarrantbar.org.

Emeritus members are ALWAYS welcome to attend.  The meal cost for Emeritus members is $50, and an RSVP is appreciated.

All Mahon Inn of Court Membership Meetings are held at the Fort Worth Club, 12th Floor.  The Membership Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. with a Social (cash bar), a buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. followed by a one hour program.  Parking is free in the Fort Worth Club garage (entrance on 7th Street) after 5 p.m.

This program is approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.