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Jose Gonzalez
Senior Counsel


Jose Gonzalez has spent most of the last three decades working as lead counsel on various defense cases in both the local, state, and federal level. He has defended school districts, financial institutions, government entities in large-scale cases with a high rate of dismissals.  He has also worked diligently as a Civil Rights lawyer providing services on cases in both the US and Mexico.  In addition to serving in a multitude of legal roles Jose has also overseen other attorneys as a Managing Attorney in firms and operated as the Supervisory Acting Chief Regional Civil Rights Attorney over the Dallas Regional Legal Division with jurisdiction over Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arkansas, and Louisiana.


  • State Courts of Texas
  • Texas Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Fifth Circut Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association


  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center
  • B.A., English and Philosophy, University of Notre Dame
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Jose Gonzalez
Senior Counsel
Garland - Principal Office