A seasoned and experienced trial, personal injury, commercial litigator, and immigration lawyer, Daniel Serna has more than 16 years of experience representing international corporations in commercial business disputes, accident victims in complex injury and accident cases, and individualized and corporate clients across the United States, Mexico, Europe, and South America with their business and family immigration cases.
After Daniel became an attorney in November 2004, he joined Serna & Associates PLLC, a firm specializing in product liability defects and accidents, personal injury, international litigation, and immigration. Daniel went on to spearhead the immigration practice in the office. Fluent in English and Spanish, he has earned the reputation of being one of the most versatile and effective immigration lawyers in the State of Texas, having handled well over 1000 immigration-related cases throughout the United States, and around the world.
Daniel has represented foreign governments and states, foreign and domestic public and private corporations, as well as everyday individuals seeking immigration counsel. Daniel has also maintained an active trial practice, representing accident victims injured or killed due to product accidents, motor vehicle accidents, and corporate negligence, in addition to corporations involved in commercial disputes. Representing Clients all over the U.S., in Texas, California, Nevada, New York, Illinois, and across the nation, he has overseen more than 1,000 individual cases throughout his career, which include corporate litigation, commercial litigation, immigration cases, and product liability and personal injury cases, to a successful resolution, recovering millions of dollars for his clients and helping individuals and clients achieve the American Dream of Immigrating to the United States.
As a former Adjunct Professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where he taught Immigration Policy, Daniel was able to teach rising college students the array of issues in federal immigration law and has lectured on Immigration Issues at Universities throughout Mexico, including UNAM University.
Daniel prides himself on being more than just a trial lawyer — he’s a trusted advisor, advocate, and counsel to many seeking his advice, always placing the Client’s interest first.
Daniel believes that “Every client should be given the same attention and care, regardless of the manner of representation or fees involved,” Daniel is committed to providing the representation you deserve – providing you with long-term and sound legal advice from all perspectives.– Daniel stands by what he says. He’s on your side and will pursue your goals until achieved.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science – University of Michigan – Ann Arbor (2000)
- Juris Doctor – Texas Southern University (2004)
Professional Admissions and Credentials
- State Bar of Texas (2004)
- U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals (2013)
- U.S. Southern District of Texas (2011)
- U.S. Western District of Texas (2017)
- U.S Eastern District of Texas (2013)