Paul Garcia - Principal

Mr. Garcia began his career as staff counsel for United Services Automobile Association (USAA) focusing on insurance defense. From USAA, Mr. Garcia went on to work for Stevens & Weiss and Lane, Gannon, & Taliaferro LLP as an associate. In 2002, Mr. Garcia became the managing partner of Gannon & Garcia LLP, and now heads his own civil defense law firm.

Mr. Garcia has experience in a broad spectrum of cases including professional liability, personal injury (from slip & fall to death), premises liability, commercial/private vehicular accidents, residential mold, toxic chemical exposure, food contamination, property damage and construction defect matters (both commercial and residential). He has received favorable jury verdicts in both state and federal courts and has successfully defended clients in a variety of Texas counties that are typically considered "plaintiff-friendly" venues.

BORN: San Benito, Texas

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, San Antonio Bar Association
  • Member, Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Member, Defense Counsel of San Antonio, Current Board Member
  • Member, Phi Delta Phi

LICENSED TO PRACTICE:

  • Texas State Courts
  • Southern/Western District of Texas

EDUCATION:

  • JD, St. Mary's School of Law
  • BBA, Finance, University of Texas at San Antonio

AREAS OF PRACTICE:

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • DTPA
  • Construction Litigation
  • Home Health

TRIAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Cases tried in County, District and U. S. District Courts in the State of Texas