Juan Roberto Gonzalez
Attorney Juan Gonzalez is a Principal of Juan R. Gonzalez, PLLC, a law firm in San Antonio, TX. As a lawyer in San Antonio, Texas, attorney Gonzalez serves Bexar County, as well as clients throughout Texas.
Areas of Practice
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Criminal Defense
- Personal Injury
Admitted to Practice Law
- U.S. Western District of Texas
- U.S. Southern District of Texas
- Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
|Law School||:||Catholic University, Columbus School of Law|
- America Immigration Lawyers Association
- San Antonio Bar Assocaition
- San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
Mr. Gonzalez is the founding attorney of Juan R. Gonzalez, PLLC establish in May 2009. Mr. Gonzalez’s founded this General Practice law firm with his philosophy of quality legal services of exceptional value with an unlimited opportunity for personal contact, unmatched customer service, and accountability.
In his law firm, Mr. Gonzalez has an extensive record in immigration deportation defense with successes in defending clients from deportation due to criminal convictions. He focuses his expertise in successfully ensuring that a client’s immigration status is protected, in particular, when a client has a criminal record. Mr. Gonzalez has also successfully adjudicated difficult asylum, withholding and CAT claims. In particular, cases with claims originating in Mexico and Central American countries. He also performs family based immigration with some emphasis on consular process and adjustment of status which require waivers due to criminal history or prior removals. Mr. Gonzalez’s criminal defense practice is specifically geared toward immigrants and undocument clients who stand to loose their current or potential immigration status due to a pending criminal conviction. He has succeeded in negotiating and defending criminal cases with the goal of protecting his client’s immigration status. Mr. Gonzalez has an extensive knowledge of state and federal habeas corpus law and has successfully used habeas corpus proceedings to protect clients from deportation. Mr. Gonzalez has successfully litigated in the are of family law, specifically, custody and child support cases.
Prior to founding his general law practice, Mr. Gonzalez joined the law firm of Villalobos & Vaughan, P.L.L.C. as an Associate. Mr.Gonzalez primary areas of practice were real estate and development law. Mr. Gonzalez was the Economic Development legal expert for the firm and advised developers and municipalities on Economic Development matters. Mr. Gonzalez opened and managed the firm’s San Antonio office. Mr. Gonzalez also handled the firm’s employment immigration and family based immigration cases.
Prior to his employment with Villalobos & Vaughn, PLLC, Mr. Gonzalez served as a Law Clerk for the law firm of Earl & Associates, P.C. in SanAntonio. Mr. Gonzalez created and oversaw the creation of over seven Tax IncrementReinvestment Zones in the San Antonio and Rio Grande Valley. Mr. Gonzalez was theEconomic Development expert for the firm and advised developers and municipalities oneconomic development matters. Mr. Gonzalez also served as the firm’s lobbyist in Austin.
Prior to moving into the private sector, Mr. Gonzalez served as the Economic Development Director for the City of Del Rio from 2004 until 2006. While representing the City of Del Rio, he developed the City’s economic development business incentive package, created two Tax Increment Reinvestment Zones, and attracted a number of new retail and industrial firms to Del Rio.
Prior to his service with the City of Del Rio, Mr. Gonzalez served as a private consultant for Jose Gonzalez, President and CEO of Latino Health Care in Long Beach, California,primarily in the areas of land development, state and local lobbying and business development. Mr. Gonzalez also served as the Legislative Manager for the Greater Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, in charge of international relations, economic development, and state lobbying efforts on behalf of the Chamber membership. Mr. Gonzalez was a legal assistant to the Chair of the United States International Trade Commission in Washington, D.C. Mr. Gonzalez also headed the economic development efforts of the Cen-Tex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Waco, Texas.
Born: Laredo, Texas
Juan R. Gonzalez, PLLC
8023 Vantage Drive, Suite 400
San Antonio, Texas 78230
Juan R. Gonzalez, PLLC was founded in 2009. Juan R. Gonzalez, PLLC is located in Bexar County Texas.
Immigration, Deportation Defense, Criminal Defense, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support