Past Events & Training
City Hall Essentials™ and the Bojorquez Law Firm present a Municipal Law Seminar that will cover a variety topics, including Open Government, Ethics, Budget & Finance, Planning & Zoning, Social Media and more.
July 13, 2018
Members of the firm will present at the Scenic City Seminar, hosted by the Scenic Hill Country Chapter of Scenic Texas.
Our firm is a proud sponsor of this event and Scenic Hill Country!
July 12, 2018
Members of the firm will travel to Galveston, Texas to attend the annual Texas City Management Association Annual Conference.
Our firm is a proud sponsor of this event.
June 21-24, 2018
Our firm is a proud sponsor of the TCAA Summer Conference. This year, TCAA President Dottie Palumbo will serve as the presiding officer, and BLF Managing Attorney Alan Bojorquez, and Associate Laura Mueller will each present.
– Click to download Alan’s Ethics paper & presentation
– Click to download Laura’s Recent State Cases of Interest paper & presentation
June 13-15, 2018
City Hall Essentials™ and the Bojorquez Law Firm in partnership with the Texas Tech University School of Law, Department of Political Science and the Master of Public Administration Program present a one-day Municipal Law Seminar.
June 8, 2018
Alan Bojorquez will deliver the keynote presentation at the Region 3 Meeting, hosted by the City of Ransom Canyon.
June 7, 2018
BLF Attorney Pete Haskel will conduct a virtual presentation for local government attorneys about metadata with a special focus on ethics.
May 22, 2018
BLF Associates Erin Higginbotham and Laura Mueller will present on the topics of Civil Enforcement in Municipal Court and Sign Regulations Post-Reed, respectively.
May 11, 2018
Alan Bojorquez will present “City Ethics Codes & State Laws” at the Annual TML Region 12 meeting.
May 10-12, 2018
South Padre Island, Texas
Alan Bojorquez and members of BLF travel to Washington, D.C. to participate in the annual IMLA Mid-Year Seminar.
April 20-23, 2018
BLF Associates Laura Mueller and Erin Higginbotham will conduct a 2-day Texas Public Information Act intensive training for law enforcement and city/county administrative personnel.
April 17-18, 2018
State Bar of Texas Government Law Section Seminar
BLF attorney Elaine Hengen will present on PIA Essentials for the Government Law Section: El Paso Roadshow.
Click here to download presentation materials.
April 6, 2018
El Paso, Texas
Laura Mueller will present “Reeding Sign Regulations in 2017″ on March 22.
March 22-23, 2018
Presiding Officer Dottie Palumbo welcomes you to attend the 2018 UT Land Use Fundamentals. This introductory session provides concepts and procedures, plus practical tips to some of the more complex areas of land use law, including zoning, platting, and development incentives available in Texas.
March 21, 2018
Join members of the firm at the TML Region X meeting at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop. Alan Bojorquez will speak on the topic of Transparency: Social Media & Open Government.
March 7, 2018
TCAA President Dottie Palumbo and Alan Bojorquez will represent the firm at the 18th Riley Fletcher Seminar at Dallas City Hall.
Click to download Alan’s Ethics presentation.
February 8-9, 2018
Alan Bojorquez will lecture on the subject of Open Government to candidates of the Texas Certified Public Manager Program at Texas State University Round Rock.
February 2, 2018
Round Rock, Texas
Alan Bojorquez will present on the topics of Open Government, Social Media, and Ethics to city and county elected officials representing regional councils of government in Texas, as well as COG executive directors.
January 31-February 2, 2018
Consulting City Secretary Sherry Mashburn lectures on Recall Elections for Home Rule Cities, Referendum & Initiative and What Happens Before & After an Election?
January 25-26, 2018