Linda Cavazos Castillo

Linda Cavazos Castillo

Linda Cavazos Castillo

Associate Attorney

Gonzalez Castillo, LLP
1317 E. Quebec Avenue
McAllen, TX 78503

Linda Cavazos Castillo was born and raised in Mercedes, Texas. She graduated from Smith College in 2000. She then earned her law degree from Texas Tech University School of Law in 2004 and obtained her Texas law license that same year.

Ms. Cavazos Castillo was formerly an Assistant District Attorney with the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office for ten years. As a felony prosecutor she gained extensive trial experience in major offenses such as aggravated sexual assaults, aggravated sexual assaults against children, aggravated robberies, intoxication manslaughter, murders and capital murders.

Ms. Cavazos Castillo joined Gonzalez Castillo, LLP in 2018 defending personal injury cases including car and trucking accidents and medical malpractice.

She is actively involved in the Hidalgo County Bar Association and the Hidalgo County Young Lawyers Association, previously serving on the Board of Directors. She is also involved in the local community as a Board Member for the McAllen Public Library Advisory Board.

Education

Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas

Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.), May 2004

Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts

Bachelor of Arts, May 2000
Major: Government

Legal Licensure

  • State Bar of Texas, 2004

Work Experience

2018

Gonzalez Castillo LLP - Attorney
McAllen, Texas

2008 - 2016

Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office - Felony Prosecutor
Edinburg, Texas

2007 - 2008

Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office - Misdemeanor Prosecutor
Edinburg, Texas

2006 - 2007

Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office - Child Welfare & Juvenile Prosecutor
Edinburg, Texas

2004 - 2006

Gonzalez Gaytan Garza & Castillo LLP - Associate
McAllen, Texas

Organizations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Hidalgo County Bar Association