Long-time local resident David Hall was appointed on Wednesday to a second term on the Texas Access to Justice Commission by the Texas Supreme Court.
Hall, 68, has spent the last 30 years working with Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, a non-profit group that provides free legal services to residents who lack sufficient funds. The Weslaco legal aid office is at 300 S. Texas Blvd. Hall has held the position of executive director there since 1975.
“Here at legal aid we have 150 lawyers scattered through out 68 counties including an office in Nashville, Tennessee for migrant workers,” Hall said. “We also do a lot of work on behalf of Mid-Valley; we raise funds for legal services.”
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