HNBA Affiliates are local bar organizations and/or an affiliated associations that have been in existence for more than two years and have at least 10 individual members. A local bar organization and/or an affiliated association may apply to become an HNBA Affiliate Member and pay an annual $250.00 membership fee. If accepted, the organization, through its president or designate, will have one voting seat on the HNBA Board of Governors. Once a local bar organization becomes an HNBA Affiliate, the individual members of the organization may become HNBA members with full benefits.
For additional information or inquiries, please contact the HNBA National Office at (202) 223-4777 or at To apply/renew your Affiliate Organization’s membership, please visit the members section of our website.


Michael “Frank” Francis
HNBA Vice President of Regions & Affiliates
Severance, Burko, Spalter, Masone & Laurette
Brooklyn, NY


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2021-2022 HNBA Affiliate Organizations
(active as of 06/30/21)

  1. Colorado Hispanic Bar Association
  2. Dominican Bar Association
  3. Hispanic Bar Association of Austin (HBAA)
  4. Hispanic Bar Association of DC (HBADC)
  5. Hispanic Bar Association of Greater Kansas City
  6. Hispanic Bar Association of Houston
  7. Hispanic Bar Association of Michigan
  8. Hispanic Bar Association of Orange County
  9. Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania
  10. Hispanic Bar Association of St. Louis
  11. Hispanic Lawyers Association of Louisiana
  12. Indiana Latino Bar Association (ILBA)
  13. Long Island Hispanic Bar Association
  14. Mexican American Bar Association (MABA)
  15. Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association (MHBA)
  16. Oregon Hispanic Bar Association
  17. Puerto Rican Bar Association Of Illinois
  18. San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association
  19. San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association

2021-2022 HNBA Associate Organizations – Non-Voting
(active as of 7/31/20)

  1. Association of Latino Professionals for America – Boston Chapter (ALPFA Boston)
  2. Baylor Law School Hispanic American Law Student Association
  3. Boston University Latin American Law Students Association
  4. Chica Project
  5. Chicano/Hispanic Law Students’ Association (CHLSA) (University of Texas at Austin)
  6. Chicano/Latino Law Students Association (CLLSA) (Arizona State University)
  7. El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  8. Golden Gate University La Raza Law Students Association
  9. Hispanic Law Student Association at University of Memphis – Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
  10. Inter American University of Puerto Rico Law School
  11. La Alianza at Harvard Law School
  12. La Alianza at University of Hawaii – Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
  13. La Raza Law Students Association at UCLA Law
  14. La Voz, University of Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law
  15. Latin American Law Student Association at American University Washington College of Law
  16. Latino Law Student Association at University of Arizona
  17. Latino/a Law Student Association at University of Cincinnati
  18. Latinx Law Students Association at Penn State Law, University Park
  19. New England Law Latin American Law Students Association
  20. Rhode Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  21. Roger Williams University School of Law LLSA
  22. Rutgers University (Newark) – Association of Latin American Law Students (ALALS)
  23. Santa Clara University La Raza Law Student Association
  24. South Texas College of Law Hispanic Law Students Association
  25. The Latin American Law Students Association of Fordham 
  26. UDC Latinx Law Student Association
  27. UMass Law Latino/a American Law Students Association
  28. University of Mississippi Latinx Law Students Association
  29. University of Puerto Rico Law School
  30. Vermont Law School Latino Law Student Association