Taking a Client Centric Approach to your Criminal, Immigration, DWI and Family Law Issue
The Vela Firm built its reputation based on its pronounced focus on criminal defense and appellate law. With over 19 years of experience, the firm has expanded its presence to help others protect their rights in immigration, DWI, family law and other areas of law.
6557 Metro Ct., Ste. 3
Laredo TX 78041
Attorney Oscar A. Vela, Jr. was born and raised in Laredo, Texas. He attended the University of Texas at Austin where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1992. He went on to attend Thurgood Marshall School of Law in Houston, Texas where he received his Juris Doctorate in 1998.
Oscar A. Vela, Jr. was admitted to practice law in the State of Texas in 1998, and is currently admitted to practice law in the Southern District, Western District, Eastern District and Northern District of Texas. Oscar A. Vela, Jr. has appeared for oral argument before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on numerous cases and is licensed in the United States Supreme Court.
Oscar A. Vela, Jr. has been practicing law for over 19 years and has handled a wide variety of cases in both federal and state courts. Areas of practice include: Criminal Law, Criminal Appellate Law, Immigration Law, Family Law, Probate Law and general Civil Law.
Thurgood Marshall School of Law
University of Texas at Austin