News 2018-02-25T06:02:08+00:00

DWLA Leadership Class – Now Accepting Applications

Application deadline extended to April 23rd!!

Applications for DWLA’s 2018 Leadership Class are now available. The deadline for submission is April

Nominations for 2018 Awards Reception

Nominations for the 2018 Awards Reception are now open! Deadline for nominations is May 11th. CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE

Angela Zambrano – Practicing gratitude

Angela Zambrano, Past President of DWLA was featured in the February issue of ABA 

ABA’s Making It Work is a

2018 Membership Renewal Time!

DWLA’s membership is fast growing thanks to your support. Join or renew your membership today!

We continue to empower our membership

Bridging the Gap

DWLA is proud to present the following whitepaper on Bridging the Gap:  Practical Resources and Suggestions for Promoting and Retaining Female Attorneys

Dena Stroh & NTTA’s Law Firms Finalists for Business Litigation and M&A Deal of Year

DWLA’s Immediate Past President, Dena DeNooyer Stroh, General Counsel of NTTA, along with the NTTA’s law firms, are finalist for

Angela Zambrano Honored at SMU 2017 Women in Law Spring Tea

Angela Zambrano, a co-leader of Sidley Austin’s Complex Commercial Litigation practice, and Dallas Women Lawyers Association’s Immediate Past President, was honored with the Distinguished

Judge Tonya Parker wins ABA Stonewall Award

Congratulations to Dallas Women Lawyers Association Advisory Board member, Judge Tonya Parker who has been selected as the

DWLA Honors Chief District Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn

Standing from left to right in the photo:
Dena DeNooyer Stroh (DWLA President-Elect), Angela Zambrano (DWLA President), Chief District Judge Barbara

DWLA President Angela Zambrano Supports Female Career Emojis

The head of a group of women lawyers in Dallas is getting behind an effort to create emojis showing women

Nicole Knox – D Magazine’s Best Lawyers 2016 List

DALLAS ― Criminal defense attorney Nicole Knox has been named to D Magazine’s exclusive 2016 listing of the Best Lawyers in Dallas for

  • Criminal Defense Attorney, Mental Wellness Advocate

Terry Bentley Hill – Women That Soar Award Nominee

Congratulations to Terry Bentley Hill – a 2016 Women That Soar Award Nominee, and DWLA Board Member.  The 8th Annual Awards

Lawyers Also Subject to Gender Pay Gap

April 12 was Equal Pay Day – the day that women’s 2015 earnings equal that of what men were paid

Nicole Knox – Attorney of the Month, Attorney at Law Magazine

One of the most effective and most powerful communication tools of the 21st century, social media, is

Judge Tonya Parker, Attorney at Law Magazine Judicial Profile

An Interview with Judge Tonya Parker

Attorney at Law Magazine Greater Dallas sat down with Judge Tonya Parker of the 116th

Mentoring Circles Mentioned in TYLA eNews

Mentoring Circles: An Opportunity for Women Lawyers to Change the Statistics
By: Tiffanie N. Limbrick, Sidley Austin, LLP

Mentoring is

DWLA’s Request for Recognition as a Minority Bar Association in the DBA

In September, the DWLA Board asked the Dallas Bar Association to recognize the DWLA as a “minority bar

Mentoring Circles Kick-Off Event in DICTA

DAYL featured the Mentoring Circles Kick-off Event in their March issue of DICTA.



Irma Rangel students ‘speed mentored’ by Dallas Women Lawyers and law students

The Dallas Women Lawyers Association’s sponsored a “Law and Leadership Symposium” for students at Dallas ISD’s Irma Rangel Young Women’s

Justice Lang-Miers to receive Citation of Merit

Justice Elizabeth Lang-Miers will receive the Citation of Merit from her law school, the University of Missouri School of Law.

Texas Lawyer covers DWLA Mentoring Symposium

Dallas Women Lawyers, Deans Offer ‘Speed Mentoring’ to Female High School Students

Under the career credo of “it’s never too young

Attorney at Law Interviews DWLA President Nicole Knox

Realizing our Value: An Interview with DWLA President Nicole Knox

We are partnering with Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) to develop

A First: DWLA Honors Man With Award for Advancement of Women Attorneys

A First: DWLA Honors Man With Award for Advancement of Women Attorneys

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr shareholder Mary Goodrich Nix

Dallas Women Lawyers Association Announces 2015 Awards Honorees

First male lawyer to receive Louise B. Raggio Award

DALLAS – The Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA) is honoring a distinguished group of