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Daniel Amando Ruiz

also known as Law Office of Daniel A. Ruiz

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Uncontested Divorce, Adoption, Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes, Probate

About Me

Owner Daniel A. Ruiz served over 6 years on active duty in the US Army as an infantry soldier, including service in the Army's elite special operations unit, the 75th Ranger Regiment.  After active duty, Daniel served over 3 years in the Texas Army National Guard while completing his undergraduate degree in business administration and finance at UT-Pan American.


 


Daniel attended law school from 2004-2007 at the University of Texas Tech School of Law where he served on the Editorial Board of the popular Texas Bank Lawyer journal and as president of the law school's Corporate & Bankruptcy Law Society.  During that time, Daniel also earned an M.B.A. from the University of Texas Tech Rawls College of Business, served as a judicial clerk for the 13th Court of Appeals, and served as a legal clerk for the Texas Department of Banking.  Mr. Ruiz would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and provide you with the legal services that best fit your needs.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Adoption: 20%
  2. Uncontested Divorce: 20%
  3. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  4. Lawsuits & Disputes: 15%
  5. Other: 25%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($125-185/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Camisha Lashun Simmons

    I have known Daniel Ruiz since law school. Daniel is an excellent attorney, hard worker, very dependable and exhibits professionalism in all that he does.

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    Camisha Simmons Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mario Jesus Flores

    I endorse Daniel. He is an excellent, hard-working attorney. I have known him since law school. He has numerous experiences in law and life which help make him a great attorney. Being an attorney is one thing but being an advocate, counselor and mentor is another, which is what Daniel is!

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    Mario Flores Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Law Office of Daniel A. Ruiz

1795 N Fry Rd Ste 305
Katy, TX, 77449-3347

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200705/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Bank Lawyer Editorial BoardTexas Association of Bank Counsel2007
Army Commendation MedalArmy1999
Army Achievement Medals (2)Army1998
Expert Infantryman BadgeArmy1997
Armed Forces Expeditionary MedalArmy1995
Army Service RibbonArmy1994
Parachutist BadgeArmy1994

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateMason, Coplen & Banks, P.C.2008 - 2009
OwnerLaw Office of Daniel A. Ruiz2007 - Present
Law ClerkTexas Judiciary – 13th Court of Appeals2006 - 2006
Law ClerkTexas Department of Banking2006 - 2006
Faculty Senate SecretaryUT-Pan American2003 - 2004
Non-Commissioned OfficerUS Army (Active)/Texas National Guard1994 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Katy Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
U.S. District Court, Southern District of TexasMember Attorney and Counselor2008 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2007 - Present
Business and Bankruptcy Law SocietyPresident2006 - 2007
The Texas Bank LawyerContributor2006 - 2007
Federalist Society (TTU Law Chapter)Liaison2006 - 2007
Texas Tech Law Military AssociationMember2006 - 2007

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In the Matter of RamseyHUD could no longer garnish client's wages and was ordered to refund all previously garnished amounts.
In the Matter of the Marriage of Lucio and Lucio, and in the Interest of XXX and XXX, ChildrenThe Court awarded Grandmother possessory rights and visitation.
In the Matter of the Marriage of Maldonado and Castillo, and in the Interest of XXX, a Child.Father was appointed the sole managing conservator of his child.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
STCL Personal Injury Law Conference"Trying the Auto Case, Plaintiff's Perspective" (Co-author)2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech UniversityLawMBA - Master of Business Administration2007
Texas Tech University School of LawNADoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)2007
University of Texas System, Pan AmericanFinanceBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration2003