Notices and Announcements

Volume 14, Issue 10

2020 TCAA Summer Conference: Call for Speakers

The Texas City Attorneys Association invites all attorneys interested in presenting at the 2020 TCAA Summer Conference at the Isla Grande in South Padre Island, to submit your ideas to Christy Drake-Adams by January 21, 2020.  The conference will be held on June 17-19, 2020. The TCAA board will set the agenda for the summer conference at the February board meeting. Questions? Contact Christy Drake-Adams at or 512-231-7400.


The 2020 Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar will take place on February 20-21, in Austin. Registration details will be available soon!

Volunteer Opportunity

The YMCA Texas Youth and Government Program allows high school participants to show off their knowledge through legislative sessions, mock trials, media publications, and elections held during the District (Nov. 16, 2019) and State (Jan. 24-25, 2020) Conferences in Austin. The judicial section depends on practicing attorneys and legal staff to judge student performances on mock trial and moot court teams. Volunteer interest forms are available here: (Nov. 16) and (Jan. 24-25).

TCAA Online Membership Directory

Looking to find the contact information for a fellow TCAA member? You can find it using the TCAA membership directory, available here:

IMLA Membership

Membership with IMLA doesn’t just mean discounts to their events. It’s much more than that. Click here to view a quick video about IMLA membership.

Continuing Legal Education

Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar

TCAA is proud to present the February 2018 Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar as an online course! The seminar is designed for attorneys who are new to municipal law or for those who want to brush up on the basics. For more information, or to purchase the course, go to For $149, you can access this seminar online at a time and place that works best for you. Up to eight hours of CLE credit hours (including 0.75 ethics hour) are available for this course.

2019 TCAA Summer Conference

This TCAA online seminar is FREE, allowing TCAA members who are city attorneys, assistant city attorneys, or attorneys who regularly practice municipal law to view each video from the conference in a singlesession format. Viewing a session allows attorneys to receive participatory CLE credit with the State Bar. To view available seminars, please visit (Use the case-sensitive password “FreeCLE” to gain access to the sessions.)

If you would like to have an article considered for publication in the TCAA newsletter, please send your request to Christy Drake-Adams at