Emma Mata, partner in the Commercial Litigation and Health Care practice groups of Seyfarth Shaw in Houston, received the 2016 “Top Lawyers Under 40” award from the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA).
The HNBA’s “Top Lawyers Under 40” award celebrates and highlights the accomplishments and contributions of HNBA members who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession. The award honors lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the legal profession. HNBA members from all segments of the profession (including private practice, government, public interest, academia, and corporate legal departments) were eligible for the Award. The HNBA presented the award on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at the HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. You can read more here.
“We are exceedingly proud to honor twenty of our best Latino and Latina lawyers and community leaders,” said Robert T. Maldonado, HNBA National President.
The HNBA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, national membership organization that represents the interests of Hispanic legal professionals in the United States and its territories. It is also committed to advocacy on issues of importance to the more than 54 million people of Hispanic heritage living in the U.S. You can read more here