Sep 8, 2023
Michael K. Hurst Named to the Board of Legal Aid Organization
The firm’s Michael K. Hurst has accepted a position on the Board of Directors of Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas. Founded more than 70 years ago, the nonprofit organization provides free civil legal services to low-income residents in 114 Texas counties, and ranks as the fifth-largest such program in the United States.
Consistently recognized as one of the top trial lawyers in the nation, Mr. Hurst has a rich history of service to the legal profession as well as the broader community. That work includes serving as president of the Dallas Bar Association and founder of the group’s Justice Forever Fund, and as chairman of the DBA’s Equal Access to Justice campaign. He has also served as a director of the State Bar of Texas and president of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.
More information about the Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas can be found at https://internet.lanwt.org/home.