Call us today 361-792-3811/ 512-640-4099

To run a successful personal injury law practice you have to have a strong foundation and group of experienced employees and lawyers. Our lawyers and employees have tremendous wealth and knowledge to handle your injury, litigation, business matter or really any other legal matter possible in a court at law. At  Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers, our reputation precedes us in that we have built a national reputation as being the law firm that cares about the people. We even get referrals from other attorneys who know our reputation.

We are experienced attorneys, see below for our credentials.



Founding Attorney of the Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers PLLC

Trial Attorney – Personal Injury, Mass Torts and Commercial Litigation; Hurricane Insurance Claims, other litigation includes complex white collar criminal defense,  probate, and complicated property division in divorces

Alex R. Hernandez, Jr. is an acclaimed trial attorney. With experience on the plaintiff’s and defense side, Alex brings a wealth of knowledge to helping client’s with serious injuries nationwide. Having tried to judge and jury hundreds of civil and criminal cases Alex R. Hernandez Jr has various national trial lawyers accolades. The son of a judge and trial attorney Alex R. Hernandez Sr., Alex R. Hernandez Jr. has deep roots in the practice of law.


Car Accidents – has represented thousands of clients in auto accidents nationwide

Motorcycle Accidents- has represented motorcycle riders throughout the country against negligent and distracted driving cases

Mesothelioma- representing mesothelioma clients nationwide who have been exposed to asbestos

Dangerous Drugs and Mass Torts- representing thousands of victims of recalled drugs

Dangerous Medical Devices – representing thousands of victims of defective medical devices including MultiDistrict Litigation matters nationwide for Xarelto, PPI, Hip Replacement, Mesh, Talc, Rispderal, and others

Offshore Litigation and Injuries including Oilspill issues on the Gulf of Mexico coastline.

Commercial Litigation – representing small and medium business owners with lawsuits

Breach of Contract- Has represented hundreds of clients in Breach of Contract disputes

Commercial Transactions – representing small business owners in setting up corporations, real estate issues, leases, and contracts

Personal Injury – record setting verdicts in work related injury matters – largest verdict in West Texas County

Toxic Torts – represented clients exposed to toxic materials in Texas plants

Pipeline Explosion- represented clients in South Texas pipeline explosion

Products Liability – represented client in defective motorcycle case

Swimming Pool injury- represented quadriplegic in unsafe apartment swimming pool

Entertainment Law- representing artists and musicians in contract disputes and copyrights

Consumer and DTPA litigation – representing thousands of consumers with issues in consumer, fraud and warranty matters

Thousands of criminal defendants and divorces handled by Mr. Hernandez over the past two decades


State Bar of Texas 2001

J.D. St. Mary’s University School of Law San Antonio 2001
Certificate in International Law – The University of Houston School of Law – Mexico City 1999
B.A. Economics, The University of Texas at Austin – Economics Student of the Year 1994
A.A. Victoria College 1990

Calhoun Port Lavaca High School Port Lavaca, Texas
Dhahran Saudi Arabia Schools – ARAMCO
Corpus Christi Catholic School, Houston Texas
St. Vincent De Paul Catholic School, Houston Texas
St. Gertrude Catholic School Chicago, Illinois

Direct Phone (361) 792-3811 ext 101

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Corpus Christi Attorney
Cecile Warren Crabtree

Attorney Cecile Crabtree is a seasoned attorney with 25 years trial experience in the areas of personal injury, including auto collisions, premises liability, FELA, toxic torts and mass torts.  She, like Attorney Alex R. Hernandez Jr. has several years of 1st chair trial experience and like Mr. Hernandez has conducted thousands of depositions. She now partners with Mr. Hernandez to handle catastrophic personal injury matters.


Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys – San Antonio and Corpus Christi, 2012-2017
Mehaffy Weber, Beaumont, Texas
McLeod, Alexander, Powel, and Appfel PC Galveston Texas

JD South Texas College of Law, Cum Laude, top 10%, Mock Trial Best Speaker, Moot Court Best Brief
BS Mathematics, Lamar University, Magna Cum Laude, Graduate #1 in Mathematics

Michelle Mehaffy Inns of Court


Austin Lawyer

Jason English 

Jason EnglishHernandez and English LLP

Jason English is the firms Austin office attorney. He handles civil and criminal cases but has worked in the Travis County District Attorneys office and Cameron County District Attorney’s offices since graduating from law school with Alex R. Hernandez Jr.

Call Jason today for an appointment or if you need legal help. 512-640-4009

BA Texas A&M University

JD St. Mary’s University School of Law




Steven Buitron

Steve Buitron is an Of Counsel attorney with Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers PLLC handling the San Antonio office location and cases in the San Antonio and New York area. He licensed in State and Federal Courts and second chairs all of Mr. Hernandez’ Bexar County State and Federal court trials. Call today to schedule an appointment with Mr. Buitron to discuss your legal matters.

Texas State Bar
New York State Bar
U.S. District Court – Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court – Western District of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
U.S. Supreme Court

Juris Doctor – (December 2005)
Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse New York

Masters, Public Administration – (May 1998)
University of Texas, San Antonio
Area of Concentration: International Policy and Administration
Social and Policy Sciences Graduate Research Assistant

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science – (December 1994)
University of Texas, San Antonio

Practice areas included:

  • Criminal Defense – Represented defendants statewide charged with felonies and/or misdemeanors – trial experience.
  • Civil Litigation – Represented clients in a variety of civil litigation matters; breach of contract claims, property disputes, personal injury cases, insurance matters.  Federal civil litigation – courtroom experience.
  • Administrative Law – Represented employees at unemployment hearings as well as clients with matters pending before various administrative/regulatory agencies; physician/nurse disciplinary hearings.
  • Family Law – Represented clients involving custody matters, support modification petitions and divorce; collaborative law; trial experience
  • Arbitration – regularly volunteered to arbitrate small claim court disputes – Syracuse City Court.


Victoria Texas Lawyer Luis Cuellar 

Luis Cuellar

Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers PLLC

Victoria Texas Office Location

Luis Cuellar handles family and criminal law matters in the Victoria area. Call today for more information 361-575-3101.


Attorney at Law (Licensed Florida only)

Personal Injury, Family Law, Business, Real Estate and Mass Torts

Formerly with the law firm of Fowler and Ahmed in Florida, Ms. Fowler is our client liason, prelitigation case manager for most prelitigation personal injury matters in Texas and Florida.  She is a licensed Florida Attorney and handles our firms personal injury and mass tort matters in the Miami area. Family Law paralegal.

J.D. Florida Coastal School of Law May 2011
B.A. University of Florida 2008

Associate Attorney, January 2013 – February 2014, Law Offices of Nichols and Ahmed, P.A
Catastrophe Claim Representative, July 2012 – January 2013, State Farm Insurance Company
Compliance Review Specialist, September 2011- July 2012, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation

Licensed in Florida Only, Not Licensed in Texas
Admitted to Florida Bar September 2011
Independent Adjuster – All Lines February 2012
Trained in Collaborative Law principles August 2014
Speaker of 7th Judicial Circuit Professionalism Seminar May 2015

• Florida Bar Family Law Section January 2013 – present

• Volusia County Bar Association January 2013 – present

• Volusia County Bar Young Lawyers Division, President, August 2015 – May 2016

• Volusia/Flagler Association of Women Lawyers, Board member, August 2014 – May 2016

• Collaborative Family Law Group of Central Florida, September 2014 – present

• Family Law Inns of Court-Orlando; Dunn-Blount Inns of Court-Daytona Beach, September 2015- May 2016

• Florida Supreme Court Historical Society member, August 2015 – May 2016

• Florida Bar Voluntary Liaison Committee member, August 2015 – present

Corpus Christi Phone (361) 792-3811 ext 105




FAMILY LAW – Williamson and Travis Counties

Rachel Hernandez is Mr. Hernandez’ sister. Law runs deep in the family and their family can take care of your family.

Licensed for nearly two decades, Rachel Hernandez Blair is Of Counsel to the Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Trial Lawyers In her capacity she handles family law matters in the Austin, Round Rock, Georgetown areas including Travis and Williamson County at the firm’s Austin and Round Rock locations.

State Bar of Texas 1999

Western District of Texas

J.D. The University of Texas at Austin School of Law

B.A. St. Edwards University – Austin, Texas

Rachel is Of Counsel and can be found at
213 S. Mays
Round Rock, Texas 78664

Austin Phone (361 ) 792-3811 ext 113




Intake Specialist – Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Law and Business Litigation 

B.A. Communication, Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Handling intake calls for incoming clients from all over Texas who have needs for mesothelioma, personal injury, criminal defense, insurance matters, family law, car accidents, and other legal matters Luis takes intake for the firm and directs your call to the appropriate legal department or office location.

Phone (361) 792-3811 ext 114



Intake Specialist/ Mass Torts Administrator/Office Administration and Billing

Educated at St. Mary’s University and the University of Maryland, Joseph Navarro is a US Army Reservist having spent the past 30 years in the US Army.

Joseph is the former office manager for Watts Guerra Craft where he handled the call center of a busy personal injury firm.
He also handled their busy mass torts docket. He worked for Thomas J. Henry as a paralegal for several years and brings 20 years of legal experience to the firm.

He is currently a Platoon Sargent with the US Army Reserves.

Phone (361) 792-3811



Prelitigation Case Manager and Medical Records Clerk and

Corpus Christi Office Administrator

Roxanna Hernandez’ medical field background brings a unique perspective to the field of personal injury. Having worked in the medical field with doctors and hospitals since 2000, Mrs. Hernandez has certificates in various medical areas including nursing, medical assisting, medical billing and codes, records and phlebotomy. She worked in the oilfield in sales during the boom and has a strong sales background. She now merges public relations and medicine to the law firm.

Mrs. Hernandez is in charge of the day to day office matters and is the case manager for all personal injury clients.

Phone (361) 792-3811 ext 103



Corpus Christi Office

Intake and Administration

Personal Injury Pre-litigation Assistant

Ben helps with intake and client communications.

Phone (361) 792-3811 ext 116