Roel R. Garcia

Roel R. Garcia

Associate
Location:
Houston, Texas
Phone:
713-987-3804
877-308-6206 (Toll Free)
Fax:
713-493-7633
Email:

Roel Garcia joined the Houston office of Newton, Jones & Spaeth in 2011. As an associate, he has handled litigation across a variety of practice areas including: construction, personal injury, contract disputes, medical malpractice, deceptive trade practices, shareholders oppression, and homeowners association disputes.

While attending the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, TX, Roel was a member of the interscholastic mock trial team and competed in the AAJ Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition.

Before joining Newton, Jones & Spaeth, Roel was a program coordinator for the non-profit Academic Consulting Services in Dallas, TX. The program focused on assisting urban inner-city high school students apply and gain admission to top academic institutions across the country.

Roel enjoys reading, backpack travel, boxing, running, and community involvement.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2011

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Construction
  • Consumer Protection
  • Commercial
  • Homeowners Disputes

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2011

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 2011
    • Honors: Interscholastic mock trial team, Member
    • Honors: AAJ Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition
  • Columbia University, New York, New York
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Hispanic Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • The Legal Aid Society-Manhattan Criminal Def. Div, Legal Intern, 2011
  • David W. Carter Highschool, Non-Profit Program Facilitator, 2007 - 2008

Pro Bono Activities

  • Academic Consulting Services, Program coordinator

Languages

  • Spanish

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Sigma Phi