Carlos E. Flores

Carlos E. Flores

Associate
Location:
Laredo, Texas
Phone:
956-727-4441
Fax:
956-727-2696
Email:

Carlos Evaristo Flores practices primarily in the area of civil litigation and has successfully litigated cases ranging from complex commercial disputes, property disputes, personal injury cases, products liability, labor and employment matters and family law cases. Mr. Flores has represented a diverse set of clients in state and/or federal courts in Webb County, Zapata County, El Paso County, Hudspeth County and/or Bexar County.

General Background

Mr. Flores was born in Laredo, Texas but lived in El Paso, Texas from 2005 through 2010. In 2007, Mr. Flores was appointed to serve as a trustee for the El Paso Independent School District Board of Trustees. During his tenure as a trustee, Mr. Flores fought for governmental transparency and accountability to taxpayers. Mr. Flores was a strong advocate for students and fought to increase dual-language and fine arts programs to supplement student achievement in state-mandated exams.

Mr. Flores currently serves as a commissioner for the City of Laredo's Ethics Commission.

Mr. Flores is fluent in Spanish and familiar with the legal issues that arise in the bilingual and bicultural Texas-Mexico border region.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Disputes
  • Property Disputes
  • Personal Injury Cases
  • Products Liability
  • Labor and Employment Matters
  • Family Law Cases

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 2005
  • Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas
    • B.A. - 2000

Classes/Seminars

  • CLE for the Webb County Bar Association Regarding the "Loser Pays" Laws Enacted in 2011, Texas Legislature, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mexican American Bar Association of El Paso, Board Director, 2006 - 2008
  • Chicano/Hispanic Law Student Association, Austin, President, 2004 - 2005
  • Webb County Child Welfare Board, Board Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Mounce, Green, Myers, Safi & Galatzan, Associate, 2005 - 2006
  • Mounce, Green, Myers, Safi & Galatzan, Law Clerk, 2004 - Present
  • Texas State Senate, Office of Senator Eliot Shapleigh, Intern, 2004 - 2005
  • Texas House of Representatives, Office of Representative Dora Olivo, Intern, 2003 - Present
  • AFL-CIO, Law Clerk, 2003 - Present
  • El Paso Independent School District Board of Trustees, Trustee
  • City of Laredo's Ethics Commission, Commissioner

Languages

  • Spanish