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Mitchell Williams Attorney Lauren Ybarra Participated in ABA Youth Outreach Program

Volunteered at ‘A Day in the Life of an Attorney' program for diversity in the legal profession.

February 19, 2020

AUSTIN, Tx. – Attorney Lauren Ybarra participated  last week in the American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice (TIPS) Section’s Diversity Committee, Staff Counsel Committee and Law in Public Service Committee youth outreach program at Martin Middle School in Austin, Texas. The “A Day in the Life of an Attorney” youth program is focused on expanding diversity in the legal profession. As a volunteer, Lauren met with students to discuss her background and professional experience and encourage students to explore opportunities within the legal profession.

Ybarra’s practice focuses on handling corporate regulatory and transactional matters, with a particular emphasis on insurance companies. She has successfully led and managed complex regulatory and compliance issues for insurance companies in Texas and on a national basis.

About the American Bar Association

The American Bar Association’s mission is to serve equally its members, its profession and the public by defending liberty and delivering justice as the national representative of the legal profession. It provides its members with opportunities to enhance their professional skills, grow their network and access world-class resources to stay on top of current developments in the legal field. 

About Mitchell Williams

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit