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Rachal Rojas

Attorney at Law

Rachal Rojas earned her B.A. in Political Science from Columbia University. A native of Corpus Christi, Texas, Rachal 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 was recognized for her pro bono work graduating with the distinction of Ambassador for the University of Houston Law Center’s 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 manufacturers of Vioxx, Trasylol, Yaz, Nuvaring, Mirena, Granuflo, Testosterone drugs, Pradaxa, Xarelto, and Viagra.  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 Texas state and federal courts, as well as nationwide in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, New Jersey state courts, and in the United States District Courts of the Southern District of Florida, Northern District of Illinois, Southern District of New York, the Eastern District of Louisiana, among others.

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

Practice Areas

  • Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Consumer Law

Admissions & Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • American Association for Justice
  • Mexican American Bar Association of Houston