Gregory J. Guarino, Jr

Gregory J. Guarino, Jr
Attorney Gregory J. Guarino, Jr. is a fourth generation Houstonian. After graduating Stratford High School, he attended the University of Texas at Austin. While at Texas, Greg studied abroad in Barcelona, Spain where he learned Spanish. After college, Greg lived in Arequipa, Peru for a month where he volunteered at an orphanage. Greg went on to obtain his law degree at South Texas College of Law. After law school, Greg worked as an assistant District Attorney at the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office. Greg handled misdemeanor cases as an ADA trying cases to jury verdict.

Greg then became a Staff Attorney at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston where he practiced immigration law focusing on immigration relief for unaccompanied minors. Greg specialized in handling Special Immigrant Juvenile and Asylum cases, and has been able to obtain green cards for numerous low-income youth from Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Mexico.

Greg was then promoted to Supervising Attorney at Catholic Charities where he leads a team of six lawyers and six caseworkers. Greg has presented at many Continuing Legal Education sessions to pro bono attorneys on the topic of Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. He is committed to serving those seeking immigration relief, and is passionate about assisting his clients in achieving the American dream.

Dedicated to helping children and families in need, Greg serves on the Young Professionals Board of both Avenue 360 Health and Wellness and Camp for All. Greg provides immigration services in English and Spanish.

Contact me at: greg@texascriminaljustice.com