– The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP), a joint program of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, has awarded Haynes and Boone, LLP a Silver Award for Pro Bono Service, recognizing the firm for providing free legal services to the surrounding Dallas community. >>
– Haynes and Boone, LLP rose two spots to no. 2 overall in the Dallas Diversity Task Force’s 2014 Law Firm Diversity Report, "a snapshot of the diversity of lawyers practicing at the 20 largest law firms in Dallas County." >>
– Haynes and Boone, LLP co-founder and Partner Mike Boone
has been selected chair of the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Board of Trustees. Boone has been an SMU trustee since 1996.
As chair, Boone will lead the university’s 42-member governing board and serve as co-chair of SMU Unbridled: The Second Century Campaign, a program focused on raising $1 billion for scholarships, faculty and academic excellence, and campus housing. He also serves as the vice chair of the Dedman Law School’s Executive Board. >>