Rogelio "Roy" Ortiz, Jr.


Location: South Padre Island, Texas Phone: 956-761-8000
Fax: 956-761-8001 Email: E-Mail Me 

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal
  • Family
  • Guardianships
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Taxation
  • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2006
  • Texas Southern District/Bankruptcy Court


  • Texas Tech University, School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Hispanic Law Students Association, Community Service Chair
    • Student Public Interest Initiative, Founding Director
  • University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    • B.A. - 2001
    • Major: Government

Professional Associations, Memberships and Activities

  • Cameron County Bar Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Rogelio Ortiz, Jr., Brownsville, TX 2007 - 2020
  • Law Offices of Phillippe & Associates, P.C., Brownsville, TX, 2016 - 2017
  • Linebarger, Goggan, Blair and Sampson, LLP, Brownsville, TX, 2011 - 2015
  • Law Office of Rick Canales, Brownsville, TX 2008 - 2010
  • Shackelford, Hawkins, and Associates, Lubbock, TX, 2005 - 2007


We have solid relationships in and knowledge of the local communities of deep South Texas, including South Padre Island, Port Isabel, Laguna Vista, Brownsville, Harlingen, McAllen, Raymondville, and Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy Counties. Ms. Kantack Alcántara has built a state-wide reputation for expertise in real estate, including property owner and condominium owner associations and their governance. We have the knowledge, experience and credibility to effectively and efficiently guide you in addressing your legal needs and challenges.


A team that brings both local expertise and knowledge gleaned over decades of experience in 4 states to effectively address your real estate, business, financing, probate, estate planning, property and condominium owner association law and development, and related legal concerns.