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The 2018 Dallas Chapter Salary and Benefits Survey is Now Open for Participation!

The 2018 Dallas Chapter Salary and Benefits Survey is NOW OPEN for participation!

The more firms who participate, the better the information will be and a more useful tool for everyone. It is important we get participation from the larger firms or firms with larger Dallas offices of firms, since often they have multiple positions in their offices which are on our survey.

The Survey will close on Friday, May 4. Win a $50 VISA gift card! by completing the survey within the deadline and your name will be included in the drawing. (Four to be given away.) To be eligible for the drawing surveys must be completed by Friday, May 4.

Purchase information will be sent via a separate email when the Survey is ready to publish.

If you or the person in your firm who handles surveys would like a login to participation in this year’s survey, please email

If you have any questions about the survey, please contact: Pam Breier at Lori Bounds at


Dallas Chapter Honored Again With Presidents' Award of Excellence!

As we begin this new chapter year, let’s begin the celebration with the news that the Dallas Chapter was again honored with ALA’s Presidents’ Award of Excellence. The Presidents’ Award of Excellence, named in honor of ALA Past Presidents, recognizes chapters for their efforts in effective chapter leadership and establishes both mandatory and recommended annual chapter performance standards. A special thanks to Brooks Gould, Past President, and last year’s leadership team (including all committee and section heads) for all your contributions in ensuring the Dallas Chapter is recognized as one of the best!


Peer Connection Lunch on March 23rd

Members of the Peer Connection Committee met for lunch on March 23rd, with several of the chapter's newest members.  Click this link to see photos.


2018 ALA Annual Conference & EXPO

The 2018 ALA Annual Conference & EXPO is open for registration.  The conference will be held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, May 3-6, 2018, in National Harbor, Maryland.  Click on this link, 2018 ALA Annual Conference & EXPO for more information and to register for this event.



Dallas Chapter ALA Social Networking Opportunity - SPARK!

Want to get to know more people in the Dallas Chapter of ALA?

Well here is an opportunity to do just that - easily, effortlessly, and with impact!

When you register with Spark! Dallas Chapter of ALA, you will receive an email every other month containing the contact info of another member of the Dallas Chapter of ALA.

Sometime during the month, you and the other member should contact each other to meet up for a cup of coffee, a meal, or just Skype to get to know each other. In the monthly email, you'll receive a topic to discuss that will more than likely spark mutual interests, opportunities, deals, or otherwise, benefit from through these valuable connections.

It's that simple! Have Fun and Go Build a New Relationship!

Our next SPARK email will arrive on September 1st. Please sure to register by August 30th using this link, Spark.


2017 Salary and Benefits Survey is Available for Purchase!

Summer is here and hot off the press is the 2017 Dallas Chapter Salary and Benefits Survey for purchase.

If your firm would like to purchase this survey, this year you have two options to purchase the survey.  Click on this link 2017 Survey to access the web page to order your copy online via credit card or to print an order form and pay by check.  Follow the instructions on the order web page and you will have access to this years Salary and Benefits Survey in no time at all.

If you have any questions contact Lori Bounds or Pam Breier.


Dallas Chapter ALA Featured in the Attorney At Law Magazine, Greater Dallas Edition

Read the interview with Chapter President, Kristy Parker, about our Chapter, its mission and plans for the future by clicking this link, Dallas Chapter ALA.  Also featured here are some our Chapter's past social, charity and educational events.

Check out the Out on the Town section of the Attorney at Law Magazine spotlighting our 2016 Business Partners Expo by clicking this link, 2016 Business Partner Expo.