Registration is open for the seventh annual Hays County Bench Bar Conference on October 13 at Camp Lucy in Dripping Springs.

The Hays County Bar Association hosts the conference in partnership with the Caldwell County and Comal County bar associations. The event will feature county court judges, state appellate judges, and other speakers and will include networking opportunities. Conference attendees will receive 5.4 CLE hours, including one ethics credit.

A silent auction at the conference will benefit the Central Texas Dispute Resolution Center. Attendees may also support the sheriff office’s Brown Santa program or donate to the Greater San Marcos Area Youth Council.

For more information, to register, or sign up for a sponsorship, go to or contact Jennifer Caldwell at (512) 477-4704 or