Robert Garza

Robert has been an attorney with Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) since May 2000.  He has been chairperson of his unit, Texas Legal Services Union (TLSU) since November 2004.  During his tenure as chairperson, he led a successful membership drive and contract struggle that resulted in equalization of wages for all employees (there were five programs prior to the merger).  Robert is active in political campaigns and has participated in many Texas campaigns.  Prior to working for TRLA, Robert worked in the Texas Department of Elections and practiced law in a private firm.

Robert's goal for the Union is to increase membership and participation.