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Virgil William Yanta Jr.

Virgil William Yanta Jr.

The Yanta Law Firm
  • Personal Injury, Business Law, Communications & Internet Law...
  • Texas
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Compassionate representation, proven tenacity, and untiring advocacy in navigating you through the legal process in your quest for full and fair justice under the law. Attorney Yanta travels to you, and will stand ready to fight for you at a moment's notice. Hablamos español. 800-313-2555

Yanta Law: Rebuilding Shattered Lives
Yanta Law: Arreglando Vidas Destrozadas

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Products Liability
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
5th Circuit
Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
U.S. Court of International Trade
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
U.S. Tax Court
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
- Current
Legal Intern
Bexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office
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Felony & State Jail Felony Special Crimes
Student Attorney
St. Mary's Center For Legal & Social Justice
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Immigration Clinic and the Civil Justice Clinic
Education
St. Mary's University School of Law
J.D. (2015) | Law
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Law & Philosophy Capstone Thesis — Ships Passing in the Night: Dworkin, Archimedean Obscurantism, and the Web of Conviction
Activities: St. Mary's Center for Legal Social Justice - Immigration Clinic St. Mary's Center for Legal Social Justice - Civil Justice Clinic
Trinity University
B.A. (2009) | International Affairs & Business Administration
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Honors: Industry Champion - Glo-Bus, 2009 Student Leader - Leadership Studies in Alaska, 2009
Awards
Defender: Champion of Justice Society
State Bar of Texas
The Champion of Justice Society and the Champion of Justice Law Firm Awards are the Commission’s way of thanking the attorneys and law firms who champion and support the important work of the legal aid and pro bono providers in our state.
Care Commitment
State Bar of Texas
Membership
College of the State Bar of Texas
Recognizing and encouraging lawyers, paralegals and judges who maintain and enhance their professional skills and the quality of their service to the public by significant voluntary participation in legal education; promoting among members of the State Bar and the general public the educational and public purposes of the College and its members; recognizing and encouraging outstanding service to the legal profession and the public; and sponsoring or otherwise assisting in educational activities of significant merit and widespread relevance and applicability to the legal profession.
Membership
Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
Created in 1992 by the State Bar of Texas, the Pro Bono College recognizes attorneys who have far exceeded the State Bar's aspirational pro bono goal in their efforts to address the vast unmet legal needs of the poor.
Care Commitment
State Bar of Texas
Membership
College of the State Bar of Texas
Recognizing and encouraging lawyers, paralegals and judges who maintain and enhance their professional skills and the quality of their service to the public by significant voluntary participation in legal education; promoting among members of the State Bar and the general public the educational and public purposes of the College and its members; recognizing and encouraging outstanding service to the legal profession and the public; and sponsoring or otherwise assisting in educational activities of significant merit and widespread relevance and applicability to the legal profession.
Membership
Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
Created in 1992 by the State Bar of Texas, the Pro Bono College recognizes attorneys who have far exceeded the State Bar's aspirational pro bono goal in their efforts to address the vast unmet legal needs of the poor.
Advocate: Champion of Justice Society
State Bar of Texas
The Champion of Justice Society and the Champion of Justice Law Firm Awards are the Commission’s way of thanking the attorneys and law firms who champion and support the important work of the legal aid and pro bono providers in our state.
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas # 24084472
Member
Current
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Member
- Current
American Bar Association, Litigation Section
Law Practice Committee (Young Lawyers Division)
- Current
American Bar Association, Litigation Section
Litigation Committee (Young Lawyers Division)
- Current
College of the State Bar of Texas
Member
- Current
Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism
Supporter (Member)
- Current
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Pro Bono College of The State Bar of Texas
Member
- Current
Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
Member
- Current
Texas Young Professionals
Member
- Current
American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
Federal Bar Association
San Antonio Chapter Member
- Current
American Bar Association, Litigation Section
GP, Solo & Small Firm Committee (Young Lawyers Division)
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Champion of Justice Society
Advocate
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San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
Member
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San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association
Member
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Texas Young Lawyers Association
Member
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San Antonio Bar Association
Member
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Texas District and County Attorneys Association
Member
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State Bar of Texas, Law Student Division Section
Member
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Closing: Herd the Jurors Into the High Dollar Corral (Jury Argument: Yanta Supplement)
State Bar of Texas
Ships Passing in the Night: Dworkin, Archimedean Obscurantism, and the Web of Conviction
[Law & Philosophy Capstone Project Thesis]
Speaking Engagements
Microloans, Microfinance, & Bangladesh, Social Responsibility in Business - E.O.C., San Antonio, Texas
Trinity University
Trustee Debrief on Student Leadership, Leadership Studies in Alaska, San Antonio, Texas
Trinity University
Investor Presentation: The Artemis Group, Entrepreneurship & Venture Planning, San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio Angels
Closing: Herd the Jurors Into the High Dollar Corral (Jury Argument: Yanta Supplement [support only]), Advanced Personal Injury Law Course 2016, San Antonio, Texas
State Bar of Texas
Onstage live presentation, supporting supplement only.
Websites & Blogs
Website
Yanta Law Firm
Blog
Yanta Law Firm Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Yanta Law - Principal Office (By Appointment Only)
8000 Interstate 10 West
Suite 1500
San Antonio, TX 78230
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 313-2555
Telephone: (210) 222-2555
Cell: (830) 249-1777