Manuel Quinto-Pozos

Manuel Quinto-Pozos practices employee-side labor and employment law, and focuses on claims including employment discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and overtime, and union representation.  Prior to joining our firm, Manuel was a litigation attorney at the Chicago office of a large law firm, where he concentrated his work in commercial litigation.  Manuel also did a significant amount of work in employment-related areas, including discrimination claims and internal compliance investigations.  Manuel has had a long commitment to public interest, civil rights and civil liberties work, and he was most recently a staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Texas, where he focused his work on religious liberties, free speech, privacy, and LGBT and women’s rights among other areas.

Manuel earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law in Urbana-Champaign.  Manuel is admitted to practice in Texas and Illinois.  Manuel was born in Mexico and raised there before moving to the Texas Rio Grande Valley.  He is a native speaker of Spanish and proficient in Portuguese.

During his free time, Manuel enjoys exploring the ever-changing restaurant offerings in Austin, as well as spending time with his partner and their 7-year old Boxer “Huicho.”

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