Isabel de la Riva is the founder of the de la Riva & Associates law firm located in San Antonio, Texas, and she serves clients throughout all of Texas, the United States, Mexico, Canada and abroad. She aids clients in cases involving immigration, family law, criminal defense, business law, automobile accidents and estate planning.
Before opening her practice, Ms. de la Riva attended the University of Houston and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in 1994. She went on to graduate magna cum laude from St. Mary's University School of Law in 1999. Afterward, she worked at McCarthy Law Firm, PLC, helping clients handle debt and avoid bankruptcy and litigation. She is admitted to practice before every federal district court in Texas.
Clients are like family to Ms. de la Riva, and she does all she can to help with whatever their case involves. In one such case, she assisted a construction worker who had been severely injured at a site with obtaining medical attention and the filing of a negligence claim against the employer. The result saw the employee awarded a settlement of $465,000.
After 15 years of distinguished service, Ms. de la Riva was honored by the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association. In 2013, she was named a top contributor and is rated "Superb" by her peers through Avvo. She is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Texas Bar College, the State Bar of Texas Pro Bono College and the Champion of Justice Society. In addition, she is a member of the American Association for Justice, the American Bar Association and Texas Watch. In 2014, Scene Magazine named her to the Best Lawyers list, marking her eighth time.
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Last Updated: 3/16/2017