About Us

Who We Are
The El Paso Young Lawyers Association is the local affiliate to Texas Young Lawyers Association, TLYA was  originally organized in 1930, is a department of the State Bar of Texas. All licensed Texas Lawyers who are 36 years old or younger or who are in their first five years of licensure, regardless of age, are automatically members of TYLA. TYLA's funding comes directly from the State Bar, so there are no additional dues to pay to be a member.

What We Do

EPYLA's main purpose isto facilitate the administration of justice, foster respect for the law, and advance the role of the legal profession in serving the public.

EPLYA undertakes projects and programs that will be of benefit to young lawyers, provides networking opportunities, and helps establish a close relationship among young lawyers in the El Paso, Texas area.

How To Become Involved
All of our programs are accomplished through the volunteer efforts of our membership,  To be an active part of EPYLA, simply contact any board member and sign-up to help with a committee or project.

Membership Dues:

$45.00: attorneys in private practice

$35.00: attorneys in government/non-profit employment

(make checks payable to "EPYLA, Inc."--mail to EPYLA Treasurer, Daisy Chaparro, 801 Myrtle, Suite 100, El Paso, TX 79901)