Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Carlos graduated from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law with a JD degree and a Master of Laws degree. He is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in immigration law. Carlos has worked in the Texas Legislature; in the nonprofit world at RAICES (the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services), the largest non-profit focused on immigration law in Texas; and later in the private bar. He has worked on all aspects of immigration law, ranging from family-based and employment-based immigration cases to removal cases before the courts of the Executive Office for Immigration Review.
Carlos is Of Counsel for the firm. He represents clients on asylum and family-based matters.