Create relevant and meaningful networking opportunities for ILS members

Be the leading information resource in Texas for international legal issues and practices

Assist the enhancement of legal skills and knowledge for Texas lawyers practicing international law




The Fifth Annual “Nuts & Bolts of International Law”
Friday, October 13, 2017
8:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
2021 McKinney Avenue, Suite 1600
Dallas, Texas

MCLE – 3 Hours plus 2 Hours of Ethics (approval pending)
Networking reception to follow conclusion of presentations


  • Current Issues in International Trade Law: NAFTA and Other Trade Deals
  • “Doing Business in…” a Series Featuring Select Regions
  • International Human Rights: a Texas Initiative
  • The Impact of Recent Immigration Policies in International Business
  • Ethics Perspectives in International Practice

COST: $50 – Lawyers and other professionals; free to students (Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Networking Reception and Happy Hour are included.)

Register here


Human Rights Writing Contest
Deadline: March 16, 2018
Prize: $1,500 & travel and admission to the Annual Institute
See Guidelines Here


Events Archive Here


ILS In Action


Annual Institute

April 5-6, 2018

Location: The Houstonian Hotel & Spa
Save the Date



Law Student Outreach, South Texas College of Law (Houston)
“The Cyber Era”
TBD Expected Spring 2018


Law Student Outreach, UT (Austin)

An Informal Talk by Lawyers who Practice International Law



Law Student Outreach, Texas Tech University School of Law (Lubbock)

September 11, 2017

An Informal Talk by Lawyers who Practice International Law


University of Houston
November 15, 2017
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Baylor University
December 6, 2017
Time: TBD




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