For the first time in the history of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, three partners are serving simultaneously as presidents in the legal community. Randy Sorrels is the President of the State Bar of Texas, Benny Agosto, Jr. is the President of the Houston Bar Association, and Brant Stogner is the President of the South Texas College of Law Houston Alumni Association.
Leadership has been a part of firm’s culture for seventy years. Now, these three partners have set new a benchmark in the leadership culture of Abraham Watkins.
Randy Sorrels: President Of The State Bar Of Texas.
Mr. Sorrels was sworn in as the 139 th President of the State Bar of Texas in June. He is the first President from Houston in more than 12 years. The Texas Bar Association is the third largest bar association in the U.S., with nearly 104,000 attorneys.
Benny Agosto, Jr.: President Of The Houston Bar Association.
In May, Mr. Agosto was sworn in as President of the Houston Bar Association at their annual HBA Dinner. In the association’s 149-year history, Mr. Agosto is the second Latino to be president. The HBA is one of the largest metropolitan bar associations in the U.S., with 11,000 members.
Brant Stogner: President Of The South Texas College Of Law Houston Alumni Association.
Mr. Stogner was elected President of the South Texas College of Law Houston Alumni Association. This organization has more than 15,000 members across the U.S. Mr. Stogner graduated from South Texas College of Law Houston in 2006 and has since held a variety of roles there. While attending, he was a national champion in mock trial and moot court, and since graduating, he assists with adjunct advocacy coach training as well as supporting the law school’s varsity mock trial teams.
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