EDUCATION

South Texas College of Law
J.D., 2016

New Mexico State University
B.S., Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management, 2011

ADMISSIONS

Texas

Joaquin Rodriguez is an associate in the firm’s Houston office.

Prior to joining McDowell Hetherington, Joaquin served as staff counsel for a major insurance carrier, where he successfully litigated a diverse range of cases. His responsibilities included overseeing the carrier’s subrogation docket for the state of Texas and providing adept defense counsel to insured defendants. In this role he gained significant experience in answering discovery, taking and defending depositions, attending mediations, drafting motions, and appearing in court on behalf of clients.

Joaquin received his law degree from South Texas College of Law. During his time in school, Joaquin interned at the Office of the Attorney General and at a boutique firm where he gained valuable knowledge in family law, criminal and civil matters.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Joaquin values his time with family. He enjoys cooking, taking bike rides, reading, and cheering for the Astros.

EDUCATION

South Texas College of Law
J.D., 2016

New Mexico State University
B.S., Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management, 2011

ADMISSIONS

Texas