Jose Salvador Tellez II, Tellez Law Group, has litigated cases heard throughout South Texas in both Federal and State Court. Mr. Tellez has tried bench and jury trials in criminal and civil matters ranging from traffic offenses to serious criminal offenses, such as Murder, and cases involving complex personal injury issues. Joey also volunteers for the Webb County Night Court program where attorneys represent indigent clients in family law matters.
Law Office of Jose Salvador Tellez II January 2006 – Present
Laredo, Texas. Operates a general practice with a primary focus on criminal defense, both federal and state. Other areas of practice include: family law, contract law, banking law, catastrophic personal injury law and asset recovery law.
Tellez Law Group January 2011 – Present
San Antonio and Laredo, Texas. Operates a personal injury law firm, which prosecutes cases on behalf of people injured in automobile accidents.
Forty-Ninth Judicial District Attorney’s Office November 2002 – January 2006
Webb and Zapata Counties, Texas. Served as Prosecutor who handled all types and levels of criminal offenses. Served as Chief Prosecutor for the 49th Judicial District Court who was responsible for all felony level offenses which were committed in both Webb and Zapata Counties.
Indiana University School of Law August 1999- December 2001
Doctor of Jurisprudence. Moot Court Participant, Top Oralist. Latino Law Students Association, President. Peer Advisor for First Year Students. Outreach for Legal Literacy
Texas A&M International University, May 1999
Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance. Student Government Association, Senator At-Large. Latinos
United for Culture Heritage and Achievement, President. Student Finance Society, Chairman of Recruitment Committee.
Joey is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas, United States District Court for the State of Texas, Southern and Western Districts, and the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit. He is also a member of the Webb County Bar Association and former Board member for the Laredo Center for the Arts.