Dax Deason

Top rated immigration attorney in Houston, Texas

Deason Law, PC
Dax Deason
Deason Law, PC

Practice Areas: Immigration, Employment & labor; view more

Licensed in Texas since: 2003

Education: St. Mary's University School of Law

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2017

Deason Law, PC

4422 Navigation Boulevard
Houston, TX 77011 Visit website


Dax Deason is the founder and managing attorney of Deason Law in San  Luis Obispo CA, focusing his practice on immigration and employment law. He represents corporations and aids them with a plethora of legal matters, including managing high volumes of work visas for foreign nationals, handling administrative lawsuits before various governmental agencies and much more.

With just under two decades of experience in the legal field, Mr. Deason is well-versed in the many issues faced by his corporate clientele, from defending Equal Employment Opportunity Commission lawsuits to transferring various types of visas to the United States. He is board-certified in Immigration and Nationality law and also in Labor and Employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

With fluency in both English and Spanish, Mr. Deason is well-equipped to handle international matters for his clients – corporations that mostly operate in labor-intensive markets – and can communicate effectively with individuals in Latin American countries. He became one of few attorneys in the United States to successfully help agricultural companies sponsor H-2A foreign workers from Peru, Chile and Mexico to meet the demands of the seasonal harvest.

Mr. Deason is a 1999 B.A. Spanish graduate of Emory University. He later attended St. Mary’s University School of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 2002. During his time in law school, he was part of an exchange program in international law that sent him to the University of Barcelona School of Law in 2001.

Having affiliations with many prominent legal organizations, Mr. Deason holds memberships in:

  • The American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • The State Bar of Texas
  • The Agricultural Personnel Management Association
  • The California Farm Labor Contractor Association
  • The Western Growers

Mr. Deason is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas. Additionally, he is licensed to practice in Texas and California. 

Practice areas

Immigration: business, Immigration: consumer, Employment & labor: employer, Employment litigation: defense

Focus areas

Naturalization & citizenship, Employment law - employee, Wage & hour laws, Whistleblower, Sexual harassment, Employment discrimination, Wrongful termination, Retaliation, Employment law - employer

First Admitted: 2003, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://deason-law.com/en/firm-overview/dax-deason/

  • Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 – 2022
  • Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 – 2017
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Texas
  • California
  • Immigration Courts
  • Member, AILA Texas Chapter
  • Member, Western Growers Association
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member, Agricultural Personnel Management Association
  • Member of California Farm Labor Contractors Association
Educational Background:
  • University of Barcelona School of Law, Exchange in International Law, 2001
  • Emory University, B.A. in Spanish, 1999
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2015
  • Licensed to practice law in California, 2021
  • Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2009-Present.
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Volunteer for Neighborhood Center, DACA Pro Bono Clinic., 2014
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • A detailed presentation on the H2A program to address ongoing labor challenges., Presenter, Planning for Tomorrow's Workforce using the H2A Program, Napa Valley Grapegrowers, Grape Farming, 2022
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Presenter, H-2s - A Primer, 2008
  • Western Growers Association, Author, California Dreamers to Benefit from Obama's Deferred Action Program, Agriculture, 2012
Industry Groups:
  • Agriculture Farming and Ranching
  • Engineering
  • Food Processing
  • Hospitality
  • IT
  • Manufacturing
  • Medicine
  • Professional Services
  • Steel Manufacturing

Office location for Dax Deason

4422 Navigation Boulevard
Houston, TX 77011

Phone: 713-975-7301


3 Years Super Lawyers
5 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2013 - 2017

Certificates and credentials

Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Immigration and Nationality Law
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Labor and Employment Law

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