CURRICULUM VITAE

George E. Carroll
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Carroll & Hinojosa, PLLC
785 Loop 337
New Braunfels, Texas 78130
(830) 310-6813 Telephone
E-mail: George@GeorgeCarrollforJudge.com

 ACADEMIC:

Juris Doctor (JD) Western Michigan University Cooley Law School; Lansing, Michigan, 1995

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) College of Business Administration, Texas State University; San Marcos, Texas, 1985

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Attorney at Law

Law Office of Carroll & Hinojosa, PLLC, August 1998 until present.

Law Office of George Carroll, June 1996 to July 1998

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES:

State Bar of Texas, 1996

United States District Court, Western District of Texas, 1999

United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, 2005

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

State Bar of Texas

The College of the State Bar of Texas

San Antonio Bar Association

San Antonio Bar Association Family Law Section

San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Comal County Criminal Defense Bar

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Federal Bar Association

Wealth Counsel

HIGHLIGHTS OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Managing Member- 8 attorney law office (associates and of counsel);

First chair experience in trying civil jury trials including personal injury, defamation and family law matters as well complex civil business litigation cases and numerous trials to the court and administrative law hearings;

First chair experience in trying numerous criminal jury trials including misdemeanor and felony trials.  Jury trials include Sexual Assault, Aggravated Sexual Assault-continuous, Aggravated Sexual Assault, Intoxication Manslaughter, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Family Violence-first degree felony), Murder, DWI, DWI over .15, Possession of Marijuana, Deadly Conduct, Possession of Controlled Substance, Enhanced Theft (2nd Degree Felony). Numerous hearings for suppression of the evidence, sentencing, and motions to revoke probation tried in state and federal courts;

Successful appeals in the Court of Appeals in criminal, civil and probate matters; 

Corporation and other entity counseling and formation;

Counseling and representation in real estate, business, estate planning, probate, family, and criminal matters;

Certified Mediator40 hours of classroom training in alternative dispute resolution, and an additional 30 hours of family mediation training.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITIONS:

AVVO- Superb Rating 10/10

Martindale-Hubbell- Peer Rated for Strong Ethical Standards, 2012-2022,

San Antonio Scene Magazine-

Best S.A. Lawyers, 2016-2021

Family (15+ years)

Criminal Defense (15+ years)

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (15+ years)

San Antonio’s Top 30 Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2016-2021

San Antonio’s Top 30 DUI/DWI Lawyers, 2015-2021

San Antonio’s Top 30 Family Law Lawyers, 2015-2021

San Antonio Magazine- Top Attorneys-Family Law 2019-2021

The National Trial Lawyers- Top 100 Trial Lawyers

PUBLICATIONS/SPEAKING

Pretrial Motions in Driving While Intoxicated Cases- Strategies in Defending DWI and DUI Cases, 2008

Voir Dire in Driving While Intoxicated Cases- Strategies in Defending DWI and DUI Cases, 2008

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Board of Directors, San Antonio Christian Dental Clinic-2007 to 2021

President of Board of Directors, 2020 and 2021.

Church Board, New Braunfels Church of the Nazarene, 2003 to 2019;

Sunday School Teacher, New Braunfels Church of the Nazarene, 2003 to 2022;

Financial Board, Missionary Catechists of Divine Providence, St. Andrews Convent, San Antonio, Texas, 2012 to 2015;

Volunteer Attorney, Greater Randolph Area Youth Soccer Association, 2002

EDUCATIONAL HONORS:

Dean’s List

American Bar Association (ABA) Class Senator-Steere Class 1994-1995

Legal Intern-Sixty Plus Elder Law Clinic, 1994

American Bar Association Client Counseling Competition

Second Place-National Competition, Malibu, California, 1994

First Place-Regional Competition, Detroit, Michigan, 1994

American Bar Association Negotiation Competition

National Competition, Miami, Florida, 1995

First Place-Regional Competition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1995

Thomas M. Cooley Moot Court Competition

Intra Schools Finals-Finalist, 1995

Moot Court Board-Competition Chairperson, 1995

Who’s Who: American Law Students, 14th Edition, 1994

Who’s Who: American Law Students, 15th Edition, 1995

OFFICE LOCATIONS:

COMAL COUNTY
785 Loop 337
New Braunfels, Texas 78130
(830) 310-6813

BEXAR COUNTY
2117 Pat Booker Road, Suite B
Universal City, Texas 78148
(210) 650-9074

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS:

HIKING:

Best Recent Hikes:

Purgatory Creek Natural Area- San Marcos, Texas. Various Times 

O’Malley -Anchorage, Alaska.  September 2021

Russian River Falls, Kenai Peninsula. September 2021

Exit Glacier, Seward, Alaska. September 2021

Jenny Lake Trail, Grand Tetons, Wyoming. July 2021

Mammoth Hot Springs Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. July 2021

Emerald Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. July 2021

BIKING:

Best Recent Bike Rides:

River Road, New Braunfels, Texas

San Antonio River- Missions to Downtown

KAYAKING:

Best Recent Kayak Trips:

Guadalupe River  -Bergheim to Guadalupe State Park

  -Spring Branch to US 281

  -Kerrville Schreiner Park

FISHING:

Best Recent Fishing Trips:

Packery Channel, Corpus Christi, Texas

Kenai River, Alaska

HUNTING:

Best Recent Hunting Trip:

Bandera County, Texas

READING:

Recent Reads:

Start With Why- Simon Sinek

Leaders Eat Last- Simon Sinek

Getting Things Done- David Allen

Gospel of Mark Study- Francis Chan

Dare to Lead- Brene Brown

Love Does- Bob Goff

Everybody Always- Bob Goff

Eternity is Now in Session- John Ortberg

The Prodigal Prophet- Timothy Keller

Lasting Impact- Carey Nieuwhof

The Hidden Brain- Shankar Vedantam

Greenlights- Matthew McConaughey