ABOUT GONZALEZ CASTILLO, LLP

The firm occupies a 14,000 square foot office building with multiple conference rooms and is equipped to handle any size case. The vast majority of the firm’s work is the defense of civil lawsuits, including medical malpractice, personal injury, construction accidents, oilfield accidents, property damage cases, intentional torts, car and trucking accidents, labor and employment, and product liability.

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Since its inception, Gonzalez Castillo, LLP has prioritized its reputation in the Rio Grande Valley. The firm has worked hard to earn the respect of Valley judges and attorneys. Most of its lawyers were born and raised here in the Valley and have significat family ties to the community, the judiciary and the local bar.

Mr. Gonzalez has been Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law since 1988. Mr. Gonzalez has first chaired more than 100 District Court cases to jury verdict. He has personally tried to jury verdict the most serious types of personal injury cases, including wrongful death, quadriplegia, paraplegia, persistent vegetative state, and brain injury birth cases. The firm’s trial record speaks for itself. Mr. Gonzalez has been elected by his peers to the American Board of Trial Advocates with a rank of Advocate. His peers have also elected him as Texas Magazine’s Super Lawyer every year since its inception in 2005. Additionally, in 2002, he was named in the Texas Lawyer as “Craftiest Defense Lawyer in the Rio Grande Valley” by anonymous interviews with lawyers from the Rio Grande Valley.

The firm represents many insurance companies defending a variety of lawsuits. Martindale-Hubbell has conferred its highest “AV Preeminent” rating on the firm granted only to lawyers ranked at the highest level of legal ability and ethical standards by their peers.

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REPRESENTATIVE LIST OF INSURANCE CLIENTS

The firm represents many insurance companies defending a variety of lawsuits. Martindale-Hubbell has conferred its highest “AV Preeminent” rating on the firm granted only to lawyers ranked at the highest level of legal ability and ethical standards by their peers.

AIG
Lloyd's
Chubb
Zurich
TMLT
ONE BEACON
BERKLEY SELECT
PROASSURANCE
AON
WESTERN LITIGATION
SEDGWICK
APOLLO

REPRESENTATIVE LIST OF CORPORATE CLIENTS

UHS
CHS
HCA
FORT DUNCAN
MCALLEN MEDICAL CENTERS
MCALLEN HEART HOSPITAL
SOUTH TEXAS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
EDINBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
DOCTORS HOSPITAL AT RENAISSANCE
CORNERSTONE REGIONAL HOSPITAL
MISSION REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
KNAPP
DOCTORS HOSPITAL AT RENAISSANCE
LAREDO MEDICAL
UNITED
THE HOME DEPOT
CHRYSLER
NOV
YUM
GAP
ROSS
LUBY'S FUDDRUCKERS
TOYS 'R US

Trial Record

The firm has a very active trial practice. Most of the firm’s cases are tried in South Texas, including Hidalgo County, Nueces County, Cameron County, Starr County, Duval County, Jim Wells County, Maverick County, and Webb County. However, numerous cases have been tried in Harris County (Houston), Bexar County (San Antonio), Brazoria County (Angleton), Matagorda County (Bay City), Jefferson County (Beaumont), Montgomery County (Conroe), Washington County (Brenham), Dallas County (Dallas), and Travis County (Austin).

The types of cases also include virtually any and every kind of personal injury case, including vehicular and trucking accidents, product liability, medical device, construction accidents, oilfield accidents, and intentional torts.