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Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones’ Annual NCBJ Party

With the 2018 National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges fast approaching, Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones is pleased to once again host the official NCBJ “After Party.” PSZJ, the nation’s leading corporate restructuring boutique, has hosted the event since 1999, and is well known in the bankruptcy and restructuring community for its fun and memorable themed […]

San Antonio Population Growth Since 1850

San Antonio’s population has grown from under 3,500 in 1850 to the seventh most populous city in the United States today.  Only New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia and Phoenix have larger populations within city limits. In 1860, with a population of 8,235, San Antonio was the largest town in Texas (ahead of […]

HemisFair 68’s Legacy: San Antonio HemisFair Park

The genesis of San Antonio HemisFair Park, located along the River Walk, was a World’s Fair held in San Antonio known as HemisFair ’68. San Antonio was chosen as the site of the 1968 World’s Fair, to be called HemisFair ’68.  The fair, themed the “Confluence of Civilizations in the Americas,” paid tribute to the […]

NCBJ 2018 Public Outreach Award – Nomination Deadline: August 1, 2018

This is a notice about the new NCBJ Public Outreach Award from the NCBJ Public Outreach Committee. Bankruptcy Judges and courts routinely engage in important public outreach efforts. Those efforts include organization of and anticipation with financial literacy classes, pro bono assistance projects, Constitution Day events, immigration ceremonies, bankruptcy law education for state court judges […]

How to End a Networking Conversation

You know how to start a networking conversation – but – you might hang back because you are not sure how to exit when the time is right for you. Here’s a polite, professional way that doesn’t involve a lot of excuses or cringe-worthy pauses. Ask for a business card. In the age of social […]

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Art Collection

Among the works of the many local artists who’ve contributed to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center’s art collection, meeting delegates will find a variety of cultural expressions that reflect the authentic culture of San Antonio. “The art collection which brings the voice of San Antonio to the world stage, engages visitors visually and sparks […]

4 Hour Window: NextGen Submission Day is May 2, 2018

May 2nd from 1- 5 EDT could have a big impact on your legal career. Those few hours are the only time that applications are accepted from early career lawyers who want a chance to be part of the NCBJ Next Generation Class of 2018. Look HERE  for information about Next Generation.  Everything you need […]

Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum

The Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, located along the River Walk, is arguably the finest museum in San Antonio, and is one of the best museums in Texas. The museum is named after its original benefactor, Marion Koogler McNay. It is housed in what was her house, a Spanish-Mediterranean mansion built in the 1920s on […]

Battle for Texas: The Experience

Battle for Texas: The Experience is located next to the Alamo Mission in downtown San Antonio. In an immersive, interactive journey back in time. Experience the daily lives of early Texas settlers, the tensions leading up to the Texas Revolution, and the climactic Battle of the Alamo. “The constant sound of shelling, rattling walls and […]