Community InvolvementLast updated on: June 7, 2017
Zinda Law Group prides itself on improving lives and giving back to our community. If you have an organization or cause you would like us to support, please contact us with the details.
Crash Course : A Personal Injury CLE
Take a crash course in personal injury law with Jack Zinda, firm partners, and our other experienced attorneys. This beginner friendly crash course is worth 5 free CLE credits for the 2022 year. You don’t want to miss this comprehensive program, complete with a networking happy hour. We hope to see you there!
You still have the opportunity to attend online if you can’t make it to Austin. We will have a livestream option for the entire day’s worth of material. Attendees who RSVP for a “virtual” ticket will be sent a livestream link the day before the event.
- Car Accidents
- Rideshare Accidents
- Overview of Damages
- Premises Liability
- Dog Bite/Animal Attack Cases
- Brain Injury Cases
- Workplace Injuries
- Wrongful Death Cases
- Truck Accidents and Commercial Vehicles
- Leveraging Data Analytics in a Law Firm
Casa Superhero Run
We are a little over a month out from this year’s CASA Superhero run, which will take place at Austin’s Circuit of the America’s on Sunday, September 18th from 7AM – 12PM. We have a total of 14 ZLG staff signed up and have raised a total of $41 so far.
If you can’t make the race or live outside of Austin, you can still sign up and raise money for CASA on behalf of ZLG. CASA speaks up for children who’ve been abused or neglected by empowering our community to volunteer as advocates for their best interests. If you do plan on running the 5K , we’d love to see your training pics! Make sure to post your 5k training photos on social media and tag Zinda Law Group in them! Email Jacklynne with any questions: [email protected].
Sign up here: https://give.casatravis.org/team/435678
Discount code: “ZINDA22” for $5 off registration
Monthly Austin Legal Community Happy Hour
Cheers to bringing the Austin legal community together for another great happy hour! Thank you to everyone who joined us at Olive and June last Thursday. We enjoyed connecting with you all over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
Laura Lindsey’s Volunteer Work
Our very own Trial Lawyer, Laura Lindsey, took time out of her busy schedule to provide Free Legal Advice for Veterans at the VA Clinic in Austin!
Keep making us proud, Laura! You can learn more about supporting the VA Clinic here https://www.facebook.com/austinbar/
Zinda Law Group Announces Winner of 2021 Scholarship
Zinda Law Group Announces Winner of 2020 Scholarship
Zinda Law Group is excited to announce last quarter’s scholarship winner, Reem Aburukba! Reem is an incoming law student at the University of Michigan Law School, and she spent the entirety of her college career serving others. Reem worked as a tutor and teacher, and most notably, founded Sunny, an organization that works with foster homes in the Detroit metro area. Congratulations, Reem!
Zinda Law Group and the Austin Humane Society
Zinda Law Group happily supports Austin Humane Society, the largest no-kill, non-profit pet adoption center in Austin, Texas. AHS helps save homeless dogs and cats, educates the community about responsible pet ownership, and reduces pet overpopulation. We are proud of the work AHS does for the Austin community. Click here to learn more about Austin Humane Society and how you can help rescue animals in need.
Zinda Law Group and the Central Texas Food Bank
Zinda Law Group is proud to support Central Texas Food Bank in their mission to help feed the hungry in our community, especially after Winter Storm Uri. With our $500 donation, we help create 2,000 meals for people in Central Texas. It is important to come together to provide support for our neighbors during this critical time. Click here to learn more about Central Texas Food Bank and how you can join the fight against hunger.
Zinda Law Group and the Junior League’s Coats for Kids Drive
Over the month of November, Zinda Law Group collected coats for The Junior League of Austin’s 34th Annual Coats for Kids Drive. This organization provides over 30,000 warm winter coats to Central Texas children in need. We are proud to support this cause and are happy to announce that Zinda Law Group has collected and donated 200 coats this year.
Learn more about Coats for Kids here: https://www.jlaustin.org/coats/
Zinda Law Group Supports Hope Food Pantry Austin
Zinda Law Group is proud to support Hope Food Pantry in their mission to help those in our communities struggling with food insecurity. With our $500 donation, we provide funding for this organization to purchase food from both the Central Texas Food Bank and local grocery stores.
Since the onset of COVID-19, Hope Food Pantry has adapted their operations to provide at home deliveries for seniors and those with underlying health issues in addition to their normal services. To learn more visit: http://hopefoodpantryaustin.org/
Zinda Law Group and the Food Bank of the Rockies
Zinda Law Group is proud to have donated $500 dollars to the Food Bank of The Rockies for their cause. Through this donation, we help their mission to provide food security for every Colorado family by lessening the expenses of transporting the food bank’s supplies to their numerous partner agencies.
The Food Bank of the Rockies provides food and essentials to over 600 hunger-relief programs across Colorado and Wyoming and serves hundreds of clients daily. They strive to help family by “efficiently procuring and distributing food and essentials to the hungry through their programs and partner agencies.” To learn more about the Food Bank of The Rockies and their work go to https://www.foodbankrockies.org/.
Zinda Law Group Supports Color of Change
At Zinda Law Group, we stand in solidarity with the fight to end racial injustice. We have had the honor to support a Zinda Law Group family member, Vivian Howard, raise money for Color of Change by donating $500 toward their efforts. Color of Change is an organization driven to “move decision-makers in corporations and government to create a more human and less hostile world for Black people, and all people, until justice is real.” This organization is the largest online racial injustice organization in the United States and works to create a less hostile world for African-Americans in our Country. To learn more about the work Color of Change has done in recent years, go to https://colorofchange.org/
Vivian Howard has been making tremendous strides in her community by taking matters into her own hands, educating her community on how they can support the fight against racial injustice.
Click here to read the article about what Vivian has done for her local community: https://www.scarymommy.com/teens-homemade-blm-sign
Zinda Law Group
Zinda Law Group is proud to have participated in CASA’s 2020 Superhero 5k virtual event. Over forty members of our team and their friends and families ran throughout “Super September” to raise $1,700 for this annual event that helps over 2,500 children across central Texas.
CASA aids children across Travis, Williamson, Caldwell, Comal, Guadalupe, and Hays Counties, and at Zinda Law Group, we are happy to have been able to sponsor their initiative. We encourage anyone wanting to donate or to learn more about CASA to visit the CASA Website. Check out pictures of our team below!
Zinda Law Group Sponsors the Bowie High School Girls’ Soccer Teams
Zinda Law Group is proud to sponsor the Bowie Lady Dawg Soccer team from Bowie High School in Austin, TX. These talented young women embody our firm’s motto of “Excellence Always” both on and off the field. Go Lady Dawgs!
Zinda Law Group Partners with the Foster Angels of Central Texas
This year, for Giving Tuesday, Zinda Law Group is partnering with the Foster Angels of Central Texas to fulfill the holiday wish lists for 4 teenagers in foster care. We are proud to be contributing to the lives of these special children! Thanks to the contributions of our team, we were able to get them everything on their list—and more!
Zinda Law Group Sponsors Tailgate For A Cause
We are proud sponsors of Austin Young Lawyers Association (AYLA)’s 4th Annual Tailgate for a Cause fundraiser that will take place this Saturday, November 9th, before the UT vs. Kansas State game. All proceeds will benefit their community event for underprivileged families this Holiday season. Stop by before kickoff for BBQ, drinks, and even some cornhole to support the cause!
Zinda Law Group Austin Attorney Happy Hour for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
We had an awesome time on Wednesday at our Attorney Happy Hour raising money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital! Thanks to all those for coming and a big thanks to North by Northwest Brewing Co. for taking such good care of us!
Zinda Law Group Announces Winner of Scholarship
We would like to congratulate Brandon Le for being the recipient of the Zinda Law Group Scholarship! A gifted student, Brandon recently graduated from Round Rock High School in the Top 7% of his class and participated in extracurricular activities such as Model United Nations, Congressional Debate, and Mock Trial.
This fall, Brandon will be attending Texas A&M University at College Station, where he will be studying government and political science. We are very proud to support Brandon in this next chapter of his life, and excited to see what else he will accomplish. Congratulations!
Pictured – Jack Zinda (Founder & Managing Partner) and Brandon Le (Recipient)
Zinda Law Group Volunteers at Central Texas Food Bank
We had a great time volunteering with the Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association at the Central Texas Food Bank. We helped process over 13,000 pounds of vegetables that will contribute to over 11,000 meals! We are proud to support Austin and its surrounding communities, and we look forward to the next opportunity.
Zinda Law Group Sponsors the Bowie High School Lady Dawgs
Zinda Law Group is proud to sponsor the girls’ soccer team from Bowie High School in Austin, TX. These talented and determined athletes impress both on and off the field. Go Lady Dawgs!
Zinda Law Group Sponsors the Silver Strutters Dance Team
Zinda Law Group is proud to sponsor the Silver Strutters dance team from Eastside Memorial Early College High School in Austin! The squad is composed of bright and talented students like Jamie, who serves as first lieutenant.
Pictured from left to right: attorney Jack Zinda; Jamie; dance instructor Kierra Hurst; and project specialist Harry Brooks.
Coats for Kids Drive
Zinda Law Group Proudly Sponsored the CASA Superhero Run
Zinda Law Group Announces Winner of Scholarship
Zinda Law Group is excited to congratulate Claire Perkins of Trophy Club on receiving our 2018 scholarship!
Claire Perkins is a member of the Class of 2018 at Byron Nelson High School in Trophy Club, where she successfully balanced a demanding course load with a number of extracurricular activities. She served as secretary of the Speech and Debate Team and as a member of the National Honor Society, Health Occupations Students of America, and Delta Positive. Moreover, she has generously volunteered her time and talents as fund-raiser chair for Ronald McDonald House of Fort Worth. This outstanding student was also named an AP Scholar with Distinction.
This fall, Claire will be enrolling in The University of Texas at Austin, where she plans to pursue a bachelor’s degree in psychology in hopes of one day enjoying a career in medicine or medicine law.
Zinda Law Group Sponsors Bowie Lacrosse Team
Zinda Law Group is proud to sponsor the Bowie High School Lacrosse team! These young men work very hard every day to reach their goals on the field and in the classroom. We are thrilled to share our motto of “Excellence Always” with these young athletes. Go Bulldogs!
Zinda Law Group Holiday Food Drive
Thank you to all who helped make our Holiday Food Drive a success! Check out these photos of our attorneys preparing delivery to the Central Texas Food Bank.
We’d also like to give a special shout-out to the local law offices that helped collect donations: Vaught Law Firm, P.C., De La Garza Law, PLLC, Mat Rueda Law Firm, The Lynch Law Firm, Law Offices of William D. Powers, Kirker Davis LLP, and De Leon Washburn & Ward, P.C.
Zinda Law Group Hosts Hurricane Harvey Supply Drive
Zinda Law Group helped collect donations for the Hurricane Harvey supply drive organized by the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association. Through the generosity of the Austin community, many families impacted by the storm were able to receive everyday necessities.
Zinda Law Group Scholarship Winner Announced
Zinda Law Group would like to congratulate Elan Wilson for being the recipient of the Zinda Law Group Scholarship! Elan is a gifted student and an active leader in his community. In addition to his impressive GPA, he participates in track and field and is a member of a nationally ranked speech and debate team. Elan plans to attend Baylor University in the fall, where he will major in political science. We are excited for Elan and know that he has a bright future ahead!
Zinda Law Group Helps Send Eastside Memorial High School Students on Trip
Zinda Law Group is delighted to help sponsor Eastside Memorial High School’s Dance Crew and Latin Dance Team end of year trip. This group of students worked very hard to improve their attendance during practices, rehearsals, and performances. They showed great growth and leadership skills throughout this school year and we were happy to help send them off with a fun trip to celebrate their dedication and success.