Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) Executive Director David Hall was honored by the Hidalgo County Bar Association last week with the HCBA Ethics Award. Hall received the award at the group’s annual Law Day Gala.
Hall has served as TRLA’s Executive Director since 1975. Prior to working with TRLA, Hall served as the Director of the South Texas Project for the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation and was an attorney with the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee. He received his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law in 1969. Prior to attending law school, Hall served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Venezuela.
Hall has received numerous awards and recognitions for his service. In 2010 Hall was named one of the 25 greatest Texas lawyers of the last quarter century by Texas Lawyer.