Judge Jesus M. “Chuy” Dominguez is an accomplished and experienced attorney who currently serves as Associate Municipal Court Judge for the City of Laredo.
Born and raised in Laredo to the late Jesus M. Dominguez and Eloisa Peña de Dominguez, he was given the opportunity to obtain a private education throughout his youth attending St. Peter's Memorial School and St. Augustine where he graduated in 1982. Upon graduating high school, he continued his education at Laredo Junior College and then transferred to St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.
At St. Mary’s University, Judge Dominguez became interested in the law and pursued Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Political Science. While studying for his Master’s Degree, he began his commitment to public service as a Probation Officer in Bexar County.
After six years working for Bexar County, Judge Dominguez began Law School, obtaining his Juris Doctorate within two and a half years from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in December 1996. Once he completed his education, he returned to Laredo and open his practice of law.
For over 21 years, Judge Dominguez has worked diligently in various areas of the law, including Administrative, Commercial, Contracts, Criminal, Family, Federal, Municipal, Probate and Real Estate. His diverse experience shows his passion for justice, fairness and the ability to represent individuals on all levels of the justice system.
Judge Dominguez’s success is also defined by his selflessness contribution to local nonprofit organizations and public causes. He is a former high school and elementary basketball coach. He is also a member of the Knights of Columbus, a board member and Vice-President at the Angel of Hope Foundation. He was also a Charter Revision Committee member from 2008-2010 and 2014-2016.
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