The Texas Board of Legal Specialization is accepting certification applications for 2014. You can find the specific requirements for each of the 21 specialty areas at the “Get Certified” section of tbls.org. TBLS now offers certification in the area of Criminal Appellate Law. Certification applications are only available until April 7, 2014 and the exam is October 20, 2014 in Austin. If you have questions about the TBLS Board Certification program, please contact TBLS at 1-855-277-TBLS (8257) or send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.