Joel B. Pardo has dedicated his career to helping those who have suffered, particularly at the hands of a corporation. Mr. Pardo began his legal career as the supervising attorney of the Amaro Law Firm’s class action docket. He oversaw a team of twenty lawyers and paralegals and traveled throughout the Gulf Coast, representing thousands of business owners, individuals, and oil spill cleanup workers against British Petroleum in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Mr. Pardo received a wealth of litigation and trial experience early in his career, trying multiple civil cases to verdict in the first few years of his practice. In addition to his class action work, Mr. Pardo has also worked on a variety of commercial cases involving issues such as covenants not to compete and tortious interference with business contracts. Although he has practiced in a variety of civil litigation areas, he now focuses his practice on personal injury and wrongful death claims.Get a FREE Consultation
Mr. Pardo worked as a litigation attorney for multiple well-respected personal injury law firms and received a wealth of trial experience and litigation experience throughout his career. Mr. Pardo has been victorious in trying personal injury cases to verdicts as both a solo attorney and as part of a trial team and has succeeded in trying commercial litigation cases through trial as well. Mr. Pardo knows what it takes to succeed and is very proud of his role as one of the counsels of record and litigation attorneys involved with the landmark $43,600,000.00 premises liability verdict in Price v. Walmart Stores of Texas, LLC et. al. in Nueces County, Texas in 2017.
Mr. Pardo was nominated by his peers and selected as a Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars Honoree for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021. Only the top 2.5 percent of attorneys under the age of 40 in Texas are eligible for this prestigious designation. Mr. Pardo was also recognized as a top lawyer in Houstonia Magazine in 2020.
Mr. Pardo was also recognized by the National Trial Lawyer Association and received a Top 40 Under 40 designation.
A Texas Panhandle native, Joel Pardo was born in Amarillo, Texas and raised in the small town of Plainview, Texas. He enjoys playing his drum set, guitar, and piano. In his free time, he also enjoys outdoor activities, such as running, golf, clay shooting, college football, and BBQ.