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Joaquin C. Rodriguez


Phone: (713) 221-2546

Fax: (713) 337-8850

Email: joaquin.rodriguez@mhllp.com

Office Location: Houston

Joaquin Rodriguez joins McDowell Hetherington as an associate attorney in the firm’s Houston office. Most recently he served as staff counsel for a major insurance carrier litigating a variety of matters. Joaquin oversaw

the carrier’s subrogation docket for the state of Texas in addition to providing defense counsel to insured defendant’s. 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 with the Office of the Attorney General and at a local firm where he gained valuable knowledge in family law, criminal and civil matters. 

In his free time Joaquin enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter cooking, going on bike rides, reading,

and watching the Astros. Joaquin and his wife are expecting their second child soon.  


  • Texas


  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2016
  • New Mexico State University, B.S., Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management, 2011