Hilda Galvan to receive Dallas Women Lawyers Association award

Hilda Galvan, Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Dallas Office, has been chosen by the Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA) to receive the Louise B. Raggio Award at their annual awards celebration on October 28.

The Raggio Award is the DWLA's most prestigious honor. Named for the first female prosecutor in Dallas County who helped develop the Texas Family Code, the award recognizes individuals who have "demonstrated the highest levels of professionalism while making significant contributions to the advancement of women attorneys."

Ms. Galvan is a nationally recognized trial lawyer with more than 25 years of experience representing technology companies in intellectual property litigation in courts across the country. She is rated as one of the top intellectual property litigators in Texas by Chambers & Partners, Best Lawyers in America, Texas Super Lawyers, and the IAM Patent 1000.

Ms. Galvan's longstanding service to her community includes roles as: trustee for the University of Texas Law School Foundation; member of the board of the Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation and Parkland Hospital Foundation; member of the Executive Committee for the Center for Women in the Law; and Board Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber.

The Dallas Women Lawyers Association, founded in 1969, is a non-profit organization established for the mutual benefit of women attorneys and to elevate the standing of women in the legal profession.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.