Albert M. Gutierrez

Albert M. Gutierrez

San Antonio, Texas

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Commericial Litigation
  • Criminal Litigation
  • Oil & Gas Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas
    • J.D. - 1994
  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • B.B.A. - 1991
    • Major: Accounting

Published Works

  • Dealing with Criminal Charges Against the Truck Driver, 2002 Trucking Seminar, State Texas Bar, San Antonio, Texas
  • Manufacturer's Duty to Indemnify an Innocent Retailer, DRI Young Lawyers Newsletter, Fall Volume, 2002
  • Plea Bargaining Violent Crimes [CCP Article 42.12 §3(g)]: What's the Big Deal, Texas Young Lawyers Association Ten Minute Mentor Program, January, 2006
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, 2014 Trial Academy - Faculty

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized by Texas Monthly as a "Texas Super Lawyer", 2008 - 2016
  • Appointed Attorney Pro Tem (Special Prosecutor) in the 186th District of Bexar County, Texas for the prosecution of an Intoxicated Manslaughter case after Bexar County District Attorney Recused

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Bar Foundation, Sustaining Life Fellow
  • State Bar of Texas Criminal Pattern Jury Charge Committee, Member, 2009 - 2014
  • San Antonio Bar Association, Member
  • San Antonio Bar Foundation, Member
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), Member
  • DRI Lawyers' Professionalism and Ethics Leadership Committee, Membership Chair
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member
  • Association for Defense Trial Attorneys, Member
  • American Inns of Court - William S. Sessions American Inn of Court, Member
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • The College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association , Director District 19, 1997 - 1999
  • Laredo Young Lawyers Associaiton, President, 1997 - 1998
  • St. Luke's Episcopal School, Former Board Member, San Antonio, Texas
  • St. David's Episcopal School, Former Chair of the Board, San Antonio, Texas
  • Boy Scouts of America, Den Leader and Cubmaster, Pack 59, San Antonio, Texas


  • Spanish


  • Phi Gamma Delta