Criminal lawyer Luis Chavez graduated from El Paso Coronado High School in 1982 and received his BA in History from Texas Tech University in 1986. He received his Doctorate of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law in 1989. Luis Chavez is licensed to practice in all Texas State Courts, the Supreme Court of Texas, U.S. Eastern District of Texas, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Luis Chavez is a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. From 1994-1996 he was a member of The College of the State Bar of Texas. He has been a board certified personal injury lawyer since 1995.