Jaime Vasquez receives Texas Lawyer On the Rise Award for 2020
Jaime Vasquez, a shareholder at Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s San Antonio office, has been recognized today among the recipients of Texas Lawyer’s 2020 Professional Excellence Awards in the On the Rise category.
Texas Lawyer’s Professional Excellence Awards recognize lawyers for extraordinary professional achievements and their significant impacts in the legal community in Texas. In particular, the On the Rise Award recognizes Texas' most promising lawyers under the age of 40. The virtual awards ceremony in recipients’ honor was held on September 17 and the award winners were listed on the Texas Lawyer website.
Vasquez concentrates his practice on federal, state, and international transactional and tax controversy matters. He has counseled clients in civil tax litigation matters, serving as first and second chair in proceedings before the United States Tax Court, United States District Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is Board Certified in Tax Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Vasquez is also Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and has provided defense in criminal tax matters, successfully resolving cases before the IRS Criminal Investigation Division. Vasquez earned his undergraduate degree from University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, his master of accounting from University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, his law degree from University of Texas School of Law, and his Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University.