Andrew J. Cavazos, J.D.

Area of practice

As an attorney at Poulos & Coates LLP, Andrew J. Cavazos specializes in complex medical malpractice litigation. He is licensed to practice in New Mexico and Texas.

Andrew previously worked at several prominent personal injury firms, where he specialized in wrongful death, catastrophic injury, commercial motor vehicle collision, and workplace accident litigation. He has extensive experience in all facets of the litigation and appeals processes.

Andrew is currently the vice-president of the El Paso Young Lawyers Association and an active member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, the El Paso Bar Association, the Texas Young Lawyers Association, the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of New Mexico, the Texas Bar Association, the New Mexico Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. In 2018, Andrew was selected to be a student of the prestigious LeadershipSBOT Academy, an honor bestowed upon twenty lawyers per year, for the purpose of fostering him as one of the future leaders of the legal community.

Andrew attended The University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated in 2013. He later attended Texas Tech University School of Law, where he served as president of the Hispanic Law Student’s Association, a dean-appointed Student Ambassador, an elected officer of the Student Bar Association, a school-wide representative for the American Bar Association, and a dean-appointed student representative on the Dean’s Committees for Academic Advancement and Diversity.