Law Week

This committee plans and implements a comprehensive program of activities in commemoration of Law Day, May 1, a national holiday set aside to recognize the importance of law in our society. Programs include readings at Harris County elementary schools for Law Week and Constitution Day, poster and essay contests, and a dialogue program for high schools.


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See what this committee has planned for Law Week 2020!

Due to health concerns, the HBA's 2020 Law Week Reading Program has been canceled. Watch for an online reading coming soon!

Thank you to our contest prize underwriters Innovative Legal SolutionsPowell, Youngblood & Taylor, LLP; and Law Week Commitee Co-Chairs Chris Popov, Annette Ramirez and Charles Shaw! Click here to see the contest winners.






2019-2020 Co-Chairs:

Chris Popov, Vinson & Elkins LLP
Annette Ramirez, Aldine ISD
Charles Shaw, Harris County District Attorney’s Office

For more information on this committee, contact Bonnie Simmons at or (713) 759-1133.