Alfred Roland Valdez has been an attorney since
1984. A partner with Lin & Valdez, L.L.P., his law practice
is primarily in the areas of civil and criminal litigation.
Civil cases he tried or settled include matters such as
medical malpractice, wrongful death, defective products,
premises liability, toxic tort, workers' compensation, family
law, construction cases, and commercial disputes. Most of
the cases have been settled through negotiated settlements
or mediation procedures; many others have been tried in
State and Federal District Courts. Additionally, Mr. Valdez
has been certified as a mediator for over 10 years. As a
mediator, Mr. Valdez has been exposed to numerous disputes
in which he is asked to assist the parties in resolving
their problems; he has been involved in over 300 mediations.
Eighty percent of his law practice involves civil litigation.
Alfred Valdez has worked on both the plaintiff and insurance
defense side of the bar, and his experience as a litigator
for over 17 years and a mediator for over 10 years can offer
clients insight and assistance in resolving their legal
Mr. Valdez is a graduate of Texas A&M University where
he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science
and Economics. In 1984, Mr. Valdez obtained his Doctor of
Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law; South Texas
College of Law is a private law school which is well known
for graduating skillful trial lawyers.