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

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

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Office: 956-717-1300


Lisa Paul has recently joined the firm as an Associate Attorney. Lisa Paul concentrates in the areas of Government Entity Defense, Labor and Employment Law, Education Law, and General Civil Litigation.  Lisa also has good experience in handling real estate transactions,  public information requests, termination of at-will and contract employees, ethics compliance, public utilities and business related claims. Lisa is a graduate from University of Houston Law Center and has been practicing law since 1994.  


Olinda Romero

Office: 956-717-1300



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Areas of Practice:


Civil Litigation

School Law

Real Estate


JD, University of Houston Law Center, Houston, TX 1994

BA, Texas A&M University, 1990

Bar Admissions:

Texas, 1994

United States Supreme Court

U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas

Past Employment Positions:

J. Cruz & Associates, LLC, Attorney, July 2019-Present

City of Laredo, First Assistant City Attorney, February 2018-May 2019

Texas A&M International University, Associate Vice President for University Compliance, September 2014-May 2017

Texas A&M International University, Compliance Officer, September 2012-September 2014

Law Office of Lisa Paul, Attorney, June 2005-September 2012

Texas A&M University, Attorney, Office of General Counsel, 1997-2003