Pedro Leyva is a 3L J.D. candidate graduating in May 2017. Pedro grew up in the small border town of Presidio, Texas. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to law school, Pedro worked for General Motors as a Business Performance Lead in GM’s Customer Experience Division. Pedro is currently a board member for the Hispanic Law Students Association and is a member of Phi Delta Phi.
Pedro’s interest in personal injury law came after having spent a couple of undergrad summers working in oil refineries. He clerks for Glasheen, Valles & Inderman, LLP, a personal injury law firm in Lubbock, Texas. Upon graduation, Pedro hopes to continue helping individuals and families devastated by the negligence of others.