Insurance Defense


J.D. The University of Texas School of Law, 2015

Boston College Law School, 2013

B.A. Duke University—Trinity College of Arts & Sciences, 2009

Bar Admissions

State of Texas, 2015

Maritza Sanchez practices primarily in the areas of general litigation and school law. Ms. Sanchez is heavily involved in all stages of litigation, including discovery, depositions, mediations, and trial. She has tried personal injury cases in Texas courts. Ms. Sanchez has experience practicing in the Rio Grande Valley region of Texas and is fluent in Spanish.

Ms. Sanchez advises educational entities on a broad range of topics, including employment, special education, and litigation. Ms. Sanchez also advises business owners and individuals involved in debt disputes and assists in the collection of debt.


Sanchez, M. and Peterson, I., An Analysis of Austin’s 1-2-3 Repeat Offender Program and Efforts to Address Dangerous Rental Properties (June 2015)


Sexual Harassment of Students and Employees with an update on Transgender Issues, Region 11’s Human Resources Connection (2017)

Professional Recognition

Tarrant County Top Attorneys, 2018


State Bar of Texas

Tarrant County Bar Association

Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association

Texas Association of School Boards, Council of School Attorneys

National School Boards Association, Council of School Attorneys

Texas Association of Defense Council

Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court