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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Family: 40%
  2. Child Support: 40%
  3. Real Estate: 10%
  4. Adoption: 10%



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Alfonso Briz Otero

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Mercado es the best in his area. I have the pleasure to know him in and out of court. I seriously recommend him.


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    Mr. Mercado cares about his clients and knows how to accomplish their goals. I have had the privilege to witness Mr. Mercado at work, and he has one of those gifts of communication with his clients that most people would want for their own attorney. I endorse this attorney.


    Sean Markey Insurance Attorney
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Contact info

Dossmann & Mercado, P.L.L.C.

403 W Cypress St
San Antonio, TX, 78212-4603


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199707/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Family Law AttorneyScene in SA Magazine2016
Best Family Law Lawyer in San AntonioScene in SA Magazine2015
Best Family Lawyer in San AntonioSA Scene Magazine2012
Best Family LawyerSan Antonio Current Magazine2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDossmann & Mercado, PLLC2006 - Present
Professor of Family LawSan Antonio College2016 - 2016
Association namePosition nameDuration
San Antonio Family Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
San Antonio Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
University of Miami Inter-American Law ReviewLitigation in the United States and Mexico: A Comparative Overview2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores De OccidenteMexican Corporate LawPost Graduate Diploma1998
St. Marys University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Texas A&M UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1992
University of Texas System, San AntonioN/ABBA1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Internation Track CommitteeMexican Forum of Investment Law1998