Michael F. Escareno, Jr.

Litigation Attorney

San Antonio divorce attorney Michael EscarenoThe divorce process is often draining both emotionally and financially. San Antonio divorce attorney Michael F. Escareno Jr. understands that it is his job to preserve his clients rights and put them in a position where they have options.

“We will discuss those options and we will pursue the one that makes the most sense for you,” he said.

Often, family law is the only interaction a person has with the judicial system and the stakes are very high. Mr. Escareno Jr. doesn’t shy away from that and does whatever he can to make sure his clients reach their goals in court.

“Family law attorneys have the opportunity to help people of all backgrounds navigate through a variety of issues during a very difficult time in their lives,” he said.

Mr. Escareno Jr. possesses an uncanny ability to remain reasonable even in the most high-pressure situations. This skill is particularly handy as he guides his clients through the divorce process.

“This helps prevent unnecessary arguing about trivial matters and losing sight of the bigger picture,” he said.

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Escareno Jr. is licensed in Texas.


Mr. Escareno Jr. received his Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Texas-San Antonio. He earned his juris doctor from Texas Southern University-Thurgood Marshall School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Escareno Jr. practiced in the areas of immigration law and criminal misdemeanor law.


Mr. Escareno Jr. is a member of the San Antonio Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association.



“… Michael is quick to get back to me, and [he is] always thorough in answers.  He never rushes me.  I can tell he genuinely cares about my case and my results. He is working for me and working for my family.”


“Mike is cordial. He explains everything and answers my questions. He is a fine counselor.”


“I like the way that Michael takes his time to explain everything to me in regards to my strategies and goals for my case …”