Judge Rogelio Lopez

Judge Rogelio Lopez

Precinct 4, Place 1

2711 S.E. Loop 410 South
San Antonio, Texas 78222
(210) 335-4900

Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Professional Employment:

2009 - present: Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4, Bexar County

1994-1999: Associate Attorney, Law Offices of Frank Herrera, P.C.

Legal Education:

St Mary's University of San Antonio (J.D. 1994)

Dean's List - Fall 1991

Honors Fraternity: Phi Delta Phi

Staff Writer, St. Mary's Law Journal, 1993

Internship, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit – Hon. Emilio Garza

Preparatory Education:

Texas A&M University (B.S. Psychology 1991) - Presidential Achievement Award Scholarship Recipient

Scholarship based Summer Study in Italy

Bar Admissions:

Admitted to State Bar, Texas, 1994.

Admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1994.

Admitted to practice before U.S. Tax Court, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Appointed by Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff to Legislative Committee on Uniform Truancy Policies

St. Mary's University School of Law, Hispanic Law Alumni Association

President, 2001; Executive President, 2000; Vice-President, 1999; Executive Vice-President, 1998; Director, 1997.

Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights (former board member)

College of the State Bar of Texas

San Antonio Bar Association

American Bar Association

Mexican-American Bar Association (Director, 1997)

Hispanic National Bar Association

American Association for Justice (former member)

Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Advocate, National College of Advocacy; former member)

San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association (former member)

Texas Employment Lawyers Association (former member)

San Antonio Young Lawyers Association (former member)

Civic Organizations:

San Antonio Crime Coalition – Board Member

China Grove Lion's Club

San Antonio South Rotary Club – President 2011

VFW Post 837 - Highland Hills Southeast Post - Honorary Member (Men's Auxiliary)

Inspire U – Big Brothers/Big Sisters Volunteer

Women at the Well House

East Central PTA – former member

Texas A&M University, Association of Former Students

Disabled American Veterans - Supporter

Shrine Circus - Sponsor

American Cancer Society - Supporter

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center - Sponsor

Bexar County Junior Livestock Association - Supporter

San Antonio Rodeo Cookoff - Sponsor

Southeast Business Women's Club

San Antonio Knife & Fork

Professional Association of School Attendance Personnel Conference – Guest Panel Member

Community Awards and Recognition:

LULAC National Education Service Centers – 2013 Community Education Heroes Award

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 837 and its Auxiliary Units – Certificate of Appreciation

Southeast Community Outreach for Older People – Certificate of Appreciation

Santa Cruiser's Foundation Toy & Clothing Drive – Certificate of Appreciation

Professional Association of School Attendance Personnel – Certificate of Appreciation

Judson Independent School District – Truancy Community Sweep

Valero Energy Corporation – Truancy Mock Trial

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Antonio – Volunteer Services Plaque

B.T. Washington Elementary Student Council – Volunteer Services Plaque

Primrose at Mission Hills Community Center – Volunteer Services Plaque

Reported Trial Verdicts:

2.7 Million – Kirk v. Kirk

Additional Information:

Language: Fluent in Spanish

Hobbies: Sailing; Welding