Of Counsel


Alma Fernandez

Office: 956-717-1300



Office: 956-717-1300


Beverly Davidek has been practicing law for more than twenty (20) years, and most of those years of practice have focused on the areas of Employment Law, Education Law, Estate Planning and Small Business Representation. She has experience working in an in-house capacity within a Human Resources Department of a large sized government entity, as well as, experience in contractual issues. A former Bexar County prosecutor, Beverly has first and second chair trial experience. She previously served as outside counsel for AT&T.


Do’s and Don’ts of Conducting and ARD Meeting

Legal Compliance with Section 504

Sexual Harassment Training

How to Conduct a Manifestation Determination Review

Not Just for HR: How and Why to Document

FERPA Compliance

Public Information Act Training​

Published Works:

Co-Author, Happy Lawyer: The Art of Having It All Without Losing Your Mind, Difference Press, 2017   

State Bar No. 


Areas of Practice:

Civil Litigation



Labor & Employment

Local Government


JD, St. Mary’s University School of Law, 1994

BA, St. Mary’s University, 1990 

Bar Admissions:

Texas, 1994

U. S. District Court, Western District of Texas

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Texas Association of School Boards, Council of School Attorneys

Past Employment Positions:

J. Cruz & Associates, LLC, Attorney, June 2013-Present

Law Office of Beverly Davidek (including position as outside, embedded counsel for AT&T), November 2008-June 2013

Escamilla & Poneck, Inc., Associate Attorney, February 2000-February 2004, March 2005-October 2008

Office: (956) 717-1300 Toll Free: (877) 513-1373

216 W Village Blvd Suite 202, Laredo, TX 78041, USA

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