R. Andrew “Andy” Rodriguez received his bachelor’s degree with honors from Texas Christian University in 1992. Mr. Rodriguez received his law degree in 1996 from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law where he was a merit scholarship recipient.
Mr. Rodriguez is a respected lawyer with extensive experience representing clients in personal injury, wrongful death, and medical malpractice cases. Mr. Rodriguez has been recognized by the publication Texas Lawyer in the annual Top Verdicts and Settlements for his work in obtaining one of the top personal injury or medical malpractice verdicts or settlements in Texas in 1999, 2002, 2010, 2013, 2014, and 2015. These cases included Evans v. Children’s Medical Center (1999) and Mays v. Palestine Principal Healthcare (2002). Mr. Rodriguez was part of the trial team along with lead trial attorney Mr. Crosley in Mulder v. Venture Transport and Wills in 2010 and Menchaca v. NTE I Houston LLC dba Cosmic Jump in 2016.
In 2014, 2015, and 2016 Mr. Rodriguez was named to the Texas Super Lawyers list by Thomson Reuters and published by Texas Monthly. This distinction is limited to no more than 5% of attorneys in Texas. He has also been named to the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Texas list in 2014, 2015, and 2016; this list is by invitation only and is comprised of premier trial attorneys in each state. Mr. Rodriguez has also been voted one of San Antonio’s best lawyers in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice in the annual survey of attorneys conducted by S.A. Scene in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Mr. Rodriguez is admitted to the State Bar of Texas. He has also been admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas. He is the president of the San Antonio Trial Lawyers association, a member of the State Bar of Texas, the American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America), the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the San Antonio Bar Association, and the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association (Director 2014, Vice President 2015, President-Elect 2016, President 2017).