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Meet Michael Guajardo

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Michael Guajardo, the driving force behind Guajardo Injury Law, in Austin, has over 30 years of legal experience advocating for individuals in personal injury cases. His background as a defense lawyer for insurance companies gives him the inside knowledge to challenge mega-corporations and fight for the rights of his clients. Contact Mr. Guajardo to partner with an advocate who will fight tooth and nail to help you secure the compensation you deserve.

Early Career Trajectory

Mr. Guajardo was born in Lubbock, Texas, and earned his B.B.A. in Finance and J.D. from Texas Tech University. He began his legal career with Thompson & Knight, P.C. in Dallas, Texas, where he spent several years doing defense work in various types of personal injury matters.

He then decided to switch sides, and he began representing individuals rather than insurance companies. “My decision was an easy one. I wanted to be the kind of lawyer who helped people rather than large companies,” says Mr. Guajardo. He has never looked back, and he has continued representing injured victims and their families for the past 30 years.

Professional Memberships

Mr. Guajardo has been actively involved in his profession and fighting for the rights of Texas citizens for many years. He has also been involved in the Texas Trial Lawyers Association since 2000. He has served on the Board of Directors since 2003, as Vice President of Membership from 2010 to 2012, and as President of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association in 2014.

Mr. Guajardo has served as a Director of the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association since 2007 and is a member of the Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association. He serves on the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice and is a member of the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America.


Mr. Guajardo has been recognized by Thomson Reuters for Super Lawyers every year since 2009. He has been honored as the Best Lawyer in Austin by Austin Monthly and Best Lawyers in America. Martindale-Hubbell has awarded him an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, the highest rating, and AVVO has awarded him a Superb “10.0” rating, also the highest rating. He has also been recognized by his peers for being awarded the prestigious John Howie Award by the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association and the Don Bowen Award for Distinguished Service by the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

Specialization in Personal
Injury Law

Mr. Guajardo has tried numerous personal injury cases across Texas, and he has handled numerous multi-million-dollar settlements for over 30 years. He is an invited speaker on various topics involving personal injury law. He focuses his practice on various types of personal injury cases involving catastrophic injury and wrongful death, including automotive cases, commercial motor vehicle cases, premises cases, construction cases, and workplace injury cases.

Mike Guajardo: A Passion for Advocacy

Fight for Justice and Hold the Bad Guys Responsible

Mr. Guajardo is committed to standing by you every step of the way and helping you secure the compensation you deserve. If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, especially insurance companies or mega-corporations, you need a legal advocate who will fiercely fight for you as if you were family. Schedule a consultation with Guajardo Injury Law, to discuss your case and explore your legal options for pursuing justice.


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