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Address: 111 E. Broadway, Del Rio, TX 78840
Chambers Phone No.: (830) 703-2170
Fax Number: (830) 703-2110

Staff Information

Courtroom Deputy:
Ms. Cecilia C. Rodriguez
Courtroom Deputy Phone:
(830) 703-2111
Courtroom Deputy Email:
Cecilia_C_Rodriguez@txwd.uscourts.gov

Biographical Information:

Year Service Began:
2003
Education:
  • Juris Doctor at Texas Southern University, 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts at Angelo State University, 1977
Legal Practice:
  • Law Office of Ortiz and Sumpter, 1980 to 1981
  • Assistant County Attorney for Val Verde County, 1981
  • County Attorney for Val Verde County, 1981 to 1985
  • Law Offices of Pendergrass & Garci­a, 1982 to 1985
  • Law Office of Victor Roberto Garci­a, 1985 to 2003
Memberships:
  • Val Verde County Bar Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • College of State Bar of Texas
  • Del Rio Chapter, Federal Bar Association
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International
  • Texas Independent Bar Association
  • International Hot Rod Association
Community Service:
  • Lector at St. Joseph Catholic Church
  • Manager & Coach, Del Rio National Little League Baseball 1992 to 2003
    •  League Champions 95,96,97,98,01,02,03
    •  District 35 LL Majors Baseball Champions 2002
  • Board Member, Del Rio National Little League 1997 to 2003
  • Manager & Coach Del Rio American Little League Baseball 2004
  • Coach, City of Del Rio Flag Football
  • Val Verde County Emergency Shelter Board
  • Val Verde County Welfare Board
Other:
  • Interests:
    • Drag Racing 
    • Garci­a Racing with brother Rudy and son Victor H. 
    • Coaching Sports