Juan J. Cruz

Past Chair

Juan J. Cruz focuses his practice on the areas of School Law, Employment Law, Public Finance and General Litigation.

He serves as general counsel to various government entity clients and is experienced in handling of employment defense claims, contractual issues, and advising administrators on various issues. Mr. Cruz has appellate court experience as well as first and second chair trial experience.

Areas of Practice

  • Education
  • Public Finance
  • Labor & Employment
  • Local Government
  • General Civil Practice


  • University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas, 1995
    • J.D.
  • University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, 1991
    • B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas