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Oscar A. Garza

Attorney / Founder

Oscar grew up on the South Texas Border; spending time in Piedras Negras and Eagle Pass. Throughout his career, he has always fought for the underdog and is proud to have represented individuals and families from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Oscar A. Garza has been a champion for the rights of individuals and families who have been wronged by the negligence of others. Throughout his practice he has held negligent companies and individuals accountable for the harms and wrongs they have caused his clients. He has fought against the insurance industry throughout his career and represented the rights of individuals with the upmost professionalism.

In 2007, Oscar founded The Law Firm of Oscar A. Garza, PLLC and focused his practice on serious injury and wrongful death cases resulting from trucking and auto accidents. The firm quickly grew to include offices in Eagle Pass and San Antonio.

From the firm’s San Antonio headquarters, Oscar oversees all cases throughout the state and is the firm’s lead trial attorney. He has recovered millions in settlements and verdicts on behalf of clients across Texas and Arkansas.

Oscar graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Baylor University. While at Baylor, he earned membership in the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and he went on to graduate from Baylor University School of Law. He is a Lifetime Member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and was named Top 100 Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers for 2013-2017.

Education:

  • A. Baylor University, magna cum laude
  • D. Baylor University School of Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas 2003
  • Arkansas 2012

Distinctions:

  • Lifetime Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Lifetime Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Top 100 Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers (2013-2017)
  • Top 100 Lawyers Civil Plaintiff by the National Trial Lawyers (2016)
  • A. Scene Magazine - San Antonio Best Lawyers (Personal Injury) (2013-2016)
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Affiliations:

  • San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association
  • Board Member (2009- Present)
  • Vice President of Judicial Relations (2017)
  • Vice President of Public Affairs (2010)
  • Vice President of Legal Education (2014)
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Advocate
  • Mexican American Bar Association of San Antonio
  • San Antonio Bar Association
  • Maverick County Bar Association

Steven A. Lopez

Attorney

Steven began his legal career fighting some of the largest companies in America. Over the years he has helped recover millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of individuals and families hurt by the wrongful conduct of others.

Originally from the Rio Grande Valley, Steven worked in the City of San Antonio’s Economic Development Department prior to law school. While working for the City, he developed a love for the people of San Antonio. He works at the firm’s San Antonio office and is grateful for the opportunity to fight for South Texans every day.

Steven received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin, and went on to pursue his law degree at Baylor University School of Law, where he graduated cum laude. While at Baylor, he served as an Executive Editor of the Baylor Law Review and was a National Champion at the American College of Trial Lawyers National Trial Competition.

Education:

  • B.A. University of Texas at Austin
  • J.D. Baylor University School of Law, cum laude

Bar admissions:

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Distinctions:

  • Texas Super Lawyers - Rising Star (2017)
  • A. Scene Magazine – San Antonio Best Lawyers (Personal Injury) (2017)
  • Executive Editor, Baylor Law Review
  • National Champion, American College of Trial Lawyers National Trial Competition

Affiliations:

  • Mexican American Bar Association of San Antonio – Board Member (2016 - Present)
  • San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association – Board Member (2016 – Present)
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • San Antonio Bar Association

Alberto Rodriguez

Attorney

Alberto Rodriguez graduated from high school at the CC Winn Campus in Eagle Pass, Texas, in May 2001.  From there, Mr. Rodriguez graduated cum laude from The University of Texas at San Antonio with a Bachelors degree in Political Science in May 2005.  Mr. Rodriguez attended Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law and graduated with his JD in May 2008.  Mr. Rodriguez then worked in private practice until he became an Assistant District Attorney for the 293rd Judicial District in March 2010.  As an Assistant District Attorney, Mr. Rodriguez prosecuted all types of juvenile and felony matters for the State of Texas.  Mr. Rodriguez now works in the Eagle Pass office for The Law Firm of Oscar A. Garza, PLLC, and now fights to protect client’s rights.  Mr. Rodriguez now focuses on personal injury cases and criminal defense at both the state and federal level.

Education:

  • B.A. University of Texas San Antonio, cum laude
  • J.D. Southern Methodit University, Dedman chool of Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Affiliations:

  • Texas District and County Attorney Associations (2010-2016)
  • Maverick County Bar Association (2015-present)

The Law Firm of Oscar A. Garza, PLLC offers you reliable and dedicated representation when you and your family have been injured. Call 210-732-3030 today to schedule your FREE consultation with a member of our team and put our knowledge and experience to work for you!