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Sylvia Borunda Firth

Sylvia Borunda Firth is a solo practitioner in El Paso. Prior to establishing her own firm, she was an...

Pablo J. Almaguer

Pablo Almaguer has worked at Texas RioGrande Legal Aid since earning his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law in...

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Rocky Dhir

Rocky Dhir’s dual interest in innovation and the law prompted him to establish Atlas Legal Research, LP in 2000....

Episode Notes

2020 elections for the State Bar of Texas and TYLA are starting now! Host Rocky Dhir is joined by presidential candidates Sylvia Borunda Firth and Pablo Almaguer to discuss their backgrounds, qualifications, and what they hope to bring to the Bar presidency. They also share their thoughts on how they might help Texas lawyers and communities recover from the current public health and economic crises.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s elections will be entirely web-based. Members can vote online any time beginning April 1 and ending May 29 at 5 PM.

Sylvia Borunda Firth is a solo practice attorney with experience in government, administrative, real estate, contract, and general business law.

Pablo Almaguer is director of private bar and government relations at Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.

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Published: April 1, 2020
Podcast: State Bar of Texas Podcast
Category: Legal News
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State Bar of Texas Podcast
State Bar of Texas Podcast

The State Bar of Texas Podcast invites thought leaders and innovators to share their insight and knowledge on what matters to legal professionals.

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