Rachal

Rachal Rojas

Associate
Houston

Rachal Rojas earned her B.A. in Political Science from Columbia University. A native of Corpus Christi, Texas, Ms. Rojas worked in her hometown as a paralegal before attending law school. At the University of Houston Law Center, she discovered her passion for fighting for the rights of the injured through her work with the Office of the Attorney General – Consumer Protection and Public Health Division, the Katrina Help Hotline, the Texas Consumer Complaint Center and the Department of Veterans Affairs and recognized for her pro bono work by being awarded the distinction of Ambassador for the University of Houston Law Center Pro Bono Volunteer Initiative.

Rachal focuses her practice on pharmaceutical and products liability, pursuing justice for those injured by the negligence of others. She has experience working on complex litigations and has been involved litigating cases on behalf of clients against the manufactures of Vioxx, Trasylol, Yaz, Nuvaring, Mirena, Granuflo, Testosterone drugs, Pradaxa, Xarelto, and Viagra. In 2014, she was recognized as a Rising Star by Texas SuperLawyers. Rachal also has experience litigating personal injury cases and consumer disputes. She is licensed to practice in the State of Texas, and has appeared as counsel for clients in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, New Jersey state courts, and in the United States District Courts of the Southern District of Texas – Houston, Southern District of Florida, Northern District of Illinois, Southern District of New York, and the Eastern District of Louisiana.

She is active in her community through her volunteer work with the Ronald McDonald House Houston and her position on the Board of Directors of The Mexican American Bar Association of Houston.

EDUCATION:

  • University of Houston, J.D.
  • Columbia University, B.A., Political Science