Edinburg Attorney Richard R. AlamiaAttorney Richard R. Alamia


I started my law practice in 1978. My practice includes criminal law (State & Federal Courts), family law, real estate, civil law

Been practicing law for over 30 years.

I was former City Attorney for the City of Edinburg, City of Edcouch and the City of Alamo.

As City Attorney, I handled all contracts, including document review contracts, personnel issues, employment contracts, employees’ grievances and worker’s compensation laws. Also, knowledgeable on the sales tax authority under Sec. 4A and 4B.

Litigation Experience

I have over 30 years of trial experience in Federal as well as State Court. I handle all trial work, including lease disputes as well as Landlord/Tenant issues.

Over 30 years of real estate experience from transactions to electronic document review

1977 – Doctor of Jurisprudence
1973 – Master’s of Education
1969 – Bachelor’s Degree
1981 – 1987 – Elected Mayor of the City of Edinburg from
1988 – 1992 – Elected Chairman of the Democratic Party