Practice Areas


DePaul University College of Law, J.D., 2018

Northern Illinois University, B.A., 2014

Bar Admissions



Court Admissions

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas


Emmanuel Almaraz is an associate in the Commercial Litigation Practice Group. He has represented a wide range of clients, including individuals and businesses of all sizes, from small partnerships to Fortune 500 companies. Emmanuel handles a variety of commercial issues, including complex breach of contract, corporate controversies, and commercial landlord-tenant disputes.

Emmanuel started his legal career as a prosecutor in Chicago where he first and second-chaired jury trials, litigated dozens of hearings and bench trials, and drafted several appellate respondent briefs. His fluency in Spanish has also helped him communicate with witnesses and clients in preparation for settlement negotiations and trial.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association
  • Hispanic National Bar Association
  • Hispanic Bar Association of Houston