Attorneys who want to apply for certification can now do so. The Texas Board of Legal Specialization is accepting 2017 applications, which are available through April 3 and can be found by visiting the “Get Certified” section of

Fees, important dates, and specific requirements for each of the specialty areas are also available on the website.

TBLS-Logo-tag-RThe exam is October 16, 2017, in Austin. Questions about the TBLS certification program can be addressed by phone at (855) 277-TBLS (8257) or by email at