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Veronica Valenzuela

Veronica Valenzuela

V.Valenzuela Law Firm, PLLC (McAllen & Odessa)
  • Collections, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury
  • Texas
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Summary

Although the majority of my practice is focused on personal injury and business and civil litigation cases, I also have significant experience with family law and criminal law. Personal Injury. I have filed over 200 claims with numerous insurance carriers for wrongful death, truck accident, motor vehicle accident, pedestrian accident, slip & fall, trip & fall, and premises liability cases. Out of 166 claims that were successfully settled, at least 23 settled in litigation. Business & Civil Litigation. On the Plaintiff side, I have prosecuted: over 25 collection suits (5 against guarantors); breach of contract and conversion claims related to a real estate contract; and breach of contract claims related to funding agreements between a fuel supply company and one of its customers. All of these cases resulted in a judgment and/or a settlement that included payment. On the Defense side, I have defended individuals and businesses in the following: 8 collection actions (at least); 3 foreclosure actions; 6 business disputes involving truck use agreements and related joint ventures; 2 over-time wage violation actions in federal court; the enforcement of a frivolous mechanic’s lien; tax suits by county entities; a construction site dispute; and 2 administrative matters. My experience in Family Law started in 2010-2011 with referrals from friends, family and former clients. Since 2012, I have had a consistent caseload of agreed, uncontested and default divorces and the following type of cases: child support enforcement and defense; challenging paternity; adjudication of parentage; modification actions; suits establishing the parent child relationship; and changes of name of adults and children. My experience in Criminal Law is mostly at the federal level and includes the following type of cases: drug trafficking cases, bulk cash smuggling, transporting and harboring unlawful aliens, health care fraud and aggravated identity theft.

Practice Areas
  • Collections
  • Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Areas
  • Wrongful Death
  • Truck/Oil Field Accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    On Personal Injury Cases
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Payment plans are also available on a case by case basis.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
5th Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Education
St. Mary's University
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
University of Texas - San Antonio
B.A. (1995) | Criminal Justice
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Professional Associations
Hidalgo County Women's Bar Association
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Texas State Bar # 24042080
Member
- Current
Hidalgo County Bar Association
Member
- Current
American Bar Association
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Texas State Bar of College
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Texas Trial Lawyer's Association
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Contact & Map
801 E. Fern Ave. Ste. 109
McAllen, TX 78501
USA
Telephone: (956) 994-8711
Fax: (956) 994-9625
810 N. Dixie Blvd Ste 202B
Odessa, TX, USA
Telephone: (432) 362-8529
Fax: (956) 994-9625