Daniel Cienfuegos, Jr.

Attorney

Daniel was born in Brownsville, Texas and grew up in Baytown, Texas. Daniel attended the University of Texas at Austin where he received a B.S. in Communication Studies and was named to the Dean’s List. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Daniel returned to Houston to pursue a legal career.

Daniel received his J.D. from South Texas College of Law in May 2009 and was admitted to the Texas Bar in November 2009. While at South Texas, Daniel participated in mock trial and became a qualified mediator. Daniel also earned the CALI award for excellence in Insurance Law and received the highest grade in the course.

Upon graduating from law school, Daniel interned for the Honorable Michael Gomez in the 129th Harris County District Court before joining a prominent Plaintiff’s firm in Houston, Texas. Since that time, Daniel has successfully worked on hundreds of personal injury cases and cases involving first party insurance/bad faith claims in Harris County, Fort Bend County, Brazoria County, Montgomery County, Travis County, Bexar County, Nueces County, Hidalgo County, San Patricio County, Duval County, Jim Wells County, and many other counties throughout Texas. Daniel is especially passionate about Plaintiff’s work and is committed to and enjoys fighting for individuals that have been wronged by big businesses, insurance companies, and others.

Daniel is admitted to practice law in the State of Texas and in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Daniel is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Houston Trial Lawyers Association, and the Houston Young Lawyers Association. Daniel speaks Spanish and enjoys spending time with family and friends, participating in Houston sports leagues, Longhorn athletics, performing arts, and traveling with his wife.

LITIGATION PERCENTAGE

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

BAR ADMISSIONS

Texas, 2009
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2014

EDUCATION

South Texas College of Law • Houston, TX
J.D. – 2009

CALI Excellence Award – Insurance Law

The University of Texas  • Austin, TX
B.S. – 2005