Legal Eagles Give It Away

Legal Eagles open their wallets for record-breaking Houston Bar Association fundraiser

Legal Eagles open their wallets for record-breaking fundraiser party

Houston, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Wendy dawson, Laura Gibson, Bill Buck
Houston Bar Association Auxiliary president Wendy Dawson, HBA president Laura Gibson, and HBA foundation chair Bill Buck. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Daniel Guerra, Marcy Rothman, Diana Gomez and Judge Michael Gomez
Daniel Guerra, Marcy Rothman, Diana Gomez and Judge Michael Gomez. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Fred Hagans, Lindsay Hagans, William Hagans
Fred Hagans, Lindsay Hagans, William Hagans. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Nate Walton, Brittany Ringel
Nate Walton, Brittany Ringel. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Sheridan and John Eddie Williams
Sheridan Williams, John Eddie Williams. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Benny Agosto, Nikki Agosto
Benny Agosto, Nikki Agosto. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Greg Ulmer, Sandy Brown
Greg Ulmer, Sandy Brown. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015,Stewart Gagnon, Lynn Gagnon
Stewart Gagnon, Lynn Gagnon. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Gary Pearson, John Pitts, Bain Pearson, Gina Curtis, Jim Pearson
Gary Pearson, John Pitts, Bain Pearson, Gina Curtis, Jim Pearson. Photo by Temple Webber
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Dana O
Dana O'Brien, Monica Karuturi.
Houston, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Wendy dawson, Laura Gibson, Bill Buck
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Daniel Guerra, Marcy Rothman, Diana Gomez and Judge Michael Gomez
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Fred Hagans, Lindsay Hagans, William Hagans
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Nate Walton, Brittany Ringel
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Sheridan and John Eddie Williams
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Benny Agosto, Nikki Agosto
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Greg Ulmer, Sandy Brown
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015,Stewart Gagnon, Lynn Gagnon
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Gary Pearson, John Pitts, Bain Pearson, Gina Curtis, Jim Pearson
News, Shelby, Houston Bar Harvest Party, Nov. 2015, Dana O

What: 66th Harvest Celebration.

Where: River Oaks Country Club.

The scoop: Co-hosted by the Houston Bar Association, the Houston Bar Foundation and the Houston Bar Association Auxiliary, the annual cocktail party raised a record $732,720 for pro bono legal services. The Harvest Celebration reigns as the largest annual fundraising event of the Houston legal community.

Welcoming close to 900 guests  were HBA president, Laura Gibson of Ogden, Gibson, Broocks, Longoria & Hall and her husband and law partner, Bill Ogden; Houston Bar Foundation chair William R. Buck of Exxon Mobil Corp. and his wife, Leslie; and HBA Auxiliary president, Wendy Dawson and her husband, Harvest Celebration co-chair Alistair Dawson of Beck Redden.

Who: Sheridan and John Eddie Williams, Daniel Guerra, Marcy Rothman, Diana Gomez, Judge Michael Gomez, Fred Hagans, Nikki and Benny Agosto, Bain Pearson, John Pitts, Gary Pearson, Gina Curtis and Jim Pearson.