Practice Areas

Personal Injury

Ortega, McGlashan, Hicks & Perez, PLLC provides high-quality legal representation for plaintiffs across Texas and New Mexico in personal injury cases. Because we understand how much you and your family depend on the compensation we can obtain for you, we focus all of our legal resources on a single goal: to maximize the amount we recover for you.

Whether you are filing a claim for a motor vehicle accident or a slip and fall accident, you’re going to have to deal with the defendant’s insurance company. The insurance company is not only obligated to indemnify the defendant for losses, but to defend against lawsuits. So, you’ll be dealing with highly trained personal injury lawyers whose sole job is to settle your case for as little as possible.

Civil Litigation

A legal dispute can quickly disrupt your personal and professional life. Whether you are facing a lawsuit or need to file a claim against someone who has done you wrong, the right attorney will make all the difference in the outcome – and therefore your future. As you search for experienced representation to assist you with your civil litigation, arbitration, or mediation proceedings, you can count on Ortega, McGlashan, Hicks & Perez, PLLC.

Your time is valuable, and the outcome of your civil case can impact your finances, your business, and your family. With so much at stake, you deserve to work with a firm that will put your needs first, providing personal attention and addressing your concerns as they arise.

Our El Paso civil litigation lawyers are here to preserve your interests.

Criminal Defense

An arrest or even accusations that you have committed a crime will threaten your future. Everything you have worked so hard to accomplish in your personal and professional life will be on the line, and the final outcome of your case will come down to the competence of your legal representation. Though you have constitutional rights, these are not automatically and fully observed by all law enforcement personnel and prosecutors. These people will be looking to put you behind bars, using the legal system against you however they can. You need a lawyer of your own to counter these efforts and fight for your future.

At Ortega, McGlashan, Hicks & Perez, PLLC, we are committed to upholding the rights of clients across Texas and New Mexico who have found themselves facing criminal charges, investigations, or arrests. Our El Paso criminal defense attorneys are highly experienced in felony and misdemeanor cases and can represent clients in state and federal court. Our managing partner, Bill Hicks, is a former judge and prosecutor who has a unique perspective of criminal proceedings from behind the bench and the “other side.” This gives him a distinct and invaluable edge in court, not to mention the immediate respect of all court personnel and even the prosecution.

Family Law

At Ortega, McGlashan, Hicks & Perez, PLLC, we know how stressful it is to deal with a legal conflict within your own family. We provide sophisticated legal representation and personalized service to clients as we work with them to get results. We are committed to helping individuals and families throughout New Mexico and Texas resolve sensitive issues like divorce, child custody, child support, and spousal support. Our El Paso family law attorneys have the knowledge you need on your side to put these difficult family law issues behind you.