J. Robert Oaxaca is an experienced personal injury attorney with a long record of helping many of his clients to secure large verdicts and settlements in their favor. With the law firm Scherr & Legate PLLC, he represents clients in El Paso, Texas, and the surrounding areas.
For more than 20 years, Mr. Oaxaca has been rated AV Preeminent* by the prestigious peer review service Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating. He has also been named one of the top 100 litigators in Texas by the National Trial Lawyers.
Mr. Oaxaca received an undergraduate degree and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Texas at El Paso. He earned his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law, located in Austin. Mr. Oaxaca also served in the U.S. Army for two years.
A native of El Paso, Mr. Oaxaca has lived in the area for almost his entire life. Mr. Oaxaca speaks both English and Spanish, which allows him to communicate with a variety of clients.
Throughout his career, Mr. Oaxaca has helped the injured to achieve numerous multimillion-dollar verdicts, including an insurance bad faith verdict of $15 million, a medical malpractice verdict of $6 million and a wrongful death case involving a railroad crossing that ended with a verdict of $60 million.
In addition to his successful legal practice, Mr. Oaxaca also serves as commissioner of the Ethics Commission of the County of El Paso, Texas, an organization that aims to promote public involvement and trust in local county government.
*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2004, 2006, 2008 - 2011, 2014, 2016 - 2017
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El Paso, TX 79901
Last Updated: 1/23/2017