Agosto to serve as 2019-2020 Houston Bar Association president
Benny Agosto Jr. — a partner at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz — is the new president of the Houston Bar Association, succeeding Warren W. Harris, a partner at Bracewell LLP. With 11,000 members, the HBA is the one of the largest metropolitan bar associations in the nation.
Other new officers are Bill Kroger of Baker Botts L.L.P., president-elect; Chris Popov of Vinson & Elkins LLP, first vice president; David Harrell of Locke Lord LLP, second vice president; Jennifer A. Hasley of Hasley Scarano, L.L.P, treasurer; and Diana Gomez of Chamberlain Hrdlicka, secretary. Harris will serve on the board as immediate past president.