Ronald G. Hole, a named partner, first practiced as a lawyer in the United States Navy. After serving four years in the Navy, Mr. Hole joined the McAllen law firm of Atlas & Hall, where Mr. Hole eventually became a partner. Mr. Hole was a litigation attorney who handled all types of litigation, but primarily insurance defense and medical malpractice defense cases. While at Atlas & Hall, Mr. Hole tried numerous jury trials. Mr. Hole practiced in county courts at law, state district courts and federal district courts. Mr. Hole also practiced before state and federal courts of appeal.
Mr. Hole left Atlas & Hall in July of 1992 to start his own firm, The Law Offices of Ronald G. Hole, in order to concentrate mainly in the medical negligence area of the law. Mr. Hole became board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in personal injury law and civil trial law in 1992. In 1997 the name of the firm changed to Hole & Alvarez, L.L.P.
Mr. Hole received his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law, located in Austin, Texas. Mr. Hole received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in June of 1980. Mr. Hole lives in the Rio Grande Valley and is active in his community. The firm tries lawsuits and handles litigation in Cameron, Hidalgo, Kleberg, Maverick, Starr, Willacy, Nueces and surrounding counties.
Javier Alvarez-Martinez joined the firm as a partner in 2015 and is licensed in both Florida and Texas. Mr. Alvarez practices primarily in Austin, Texas and assists with matters in Travis County as well as in the Rio Grande Valley.
Cheryl D. Hole and Adriana B. Maddox are “of counsel” to the firm. Both attorneys have considerable courtroom experience and assist the firm when the need arises.