Felipe Zavala was born in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Felipe grew up in both Mexico and West Texas, and is bicultural and bilingual. Felipe obtained his undergraduate degree from West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas in 1996 and his law degree from Texas Tech School of Law in 1999. Prior to moving with his family back to the Texas Panhandle, he practiced law in El Paso, Texas.
Felipe’s practice includes employment, business and commercial litigation, and divorce and family law litigation. However, the focus of his practice has been corporate and business law, immigration with an emphasis on business immigration matters and trademark law.
Felipe advises individuals and businesses as to business entity formation, management and operations, and financing matters. He has represented clients with sophisticated interests throughout Mexico and the United States. Other examples of Felipe's transactional practice include State and Federal licensing issues, construction law, oil and gas transactions, real property purchases and disputes, as well as general civil disputes in these areas including DTPA claims.
Felipe also drafts wills and advises clients in estate planning issues.
Felipe is married to Stacy Zavala and they have two children T.J. and Lucia Zavala.