The law firm of Escobedo & Cardenas, L.L.P., is an AV-rated firm in McAllen, Texas. Partners Joe Escobedo and Luis Cardenas were named as Texas Super Lawyers for 2012, an honor which is bestowed upon less than 5 percent of the lawyers in the State. Our lawyers provide clients with decades of experience to help resolve their legal problems. We are a boutique law firm serving our clients’ litigation needs in the Rio Grande Valley, as well as the rest of Texas. We offer our expertise and knowledge in a wide range of practice areas as indicated below. Complex Civil Litigation The Firm’s lawyers have been recognized as leaders in the field of complex civil litigation, including commercial litigation and tort liability cases. Corporate clients also turn to us to guide them through difficult obstacles. Our litigation experience covers a broad range including banking litigation, insurance bad faith, breach of contract actions, franchise litigation, construction litigation, real estate litigation and personal injury litigation. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants, so we can offer our clients a unique perspective that others are unable to offer. Mediation Practice Additionally, Joe Escobedo is a Certified Mediator, having received his mediator’s certification from the Center for Public Policy Dispute Resolution at the University of Texas School of Law. With his experience in trying complex civil cases on both sides of the docket, he understands what it takes to settle serious civil cases.
Joe Escobedo Jr. is an AV-rated attorney who has represented individuals and businesses in complex commercial and tort litigation for over 20 years. He is a partner with Escobedo & Cardenas, LLP, in McAllen, Texas and has been selected to Super Lawyers from 2006 – 2015. Mr. Escobedo is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. He is on the Steering Committee of the Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP) and a Council Member of the State Bar of Texas Hispanic Issues Section. Mr. Escobedo has been certified as a mediator by The Center for Public Policy Dispute Resolution of the University of Texas School of Law.