We are meeting in person!!!
Monday, September 19
6:30 Meet and Greet
Join us at Rudy's Grill and Cantina, 11790 Grant Rd, Cypress, TX 77429
Speaker: Christian Menefee - Harris County Attorney.
Our speaker will be Christian Menefee – Harris County Attorney. As the Harris County Attorney, Christian D. Menefee is the chief civil lawyer for the largest county in Texas. He is the first African-American and the youngest person to serve in the position.
Before serving as Harris County Attorney, Christian practiced in the
Houston offices of two international law firms, focusing on business
litigation and corporate investigations. In private practice, Christian
also focused heavily on pro bono work, including advising the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, advising immigrants and their families at Bush Intercontinental Airport during the “Muslim ban,” and working with Texas Appleseed on expanding alternatives to involuntary commitment for the mentally ill. Additionally, he completed a fellowship with the Harris County Public Defender’s Office.
The son of two veterans, Christian attended public schools in Harris
County and was the first in his family to attend college. He is a graduate of The University of Texas at San Antonio, and
Washington University St. Louis School of Law.