President and Director
John A. Guerra was born in McAllen, Texas and was raised on his family’s cattle ranch in Starr County, Texas. He interned at the firm in 1987 and became an associate in 1989. He later became a shareholder in 1994 and President of the firm in 1996. He continues to manage the affairs of the firm today, while remaining active as lead trial counsel on a full docket of cases.
Vice President and Directors
Michael Don Joy, II, was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, and raised in South Texas. Michael attended St. Mary’s University at San Antonio, where he graduated summa cum laude in 2001, with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Michael received his Juris Doctor from Baylor University School of Law in Waco, Texas, in 2004.
Joseph E. Munoz was born in Harlingen, Texas and was raised in San Antonio. He attended Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi where he received his Bachelor of Business Administration and Masters of Business Administration. Joseph received his Juris Doctor from St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas, in 2007.
Frederick Saporsky III was born in Gary, Indiana but spent much of his childhood in Texas. He attended St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas where he received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. He continued his education at St. Mary’s where he earned both his Master of Arts and Juris Doctor.
Esther Mahon Marks
Ms. Marks was born in County Galway, Ireland and moved to New York with her family as a child. She has been with the firm for over 30 years and has been a Legal Administrator since 1992. Ms. Marks is responsible for the day to day operations of the firm as well as the responsibility for staff personnel.
Esther enjoys traveling, dancing and Pilates.