Harrel’s practice focuses on complex bankruptcy and litigation matters, advising on issues concerning commercial litigation, business bankruptcy, unsettled disputes and land use litigation.
Harrel became partner at the Firm in 1996. He received a B.S. at the University of Texas at El Paso and his J.D. at the University of Texas School of Law.
Harrel’s expertise in litigation and bankruptcy have led to numerous speaking engagements at seminars, workshops and courses hosted by the State Bar of Texas, the University of Texas and the United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Texas.
Licensed to practice in all courts in the State of Texas, 1977
New Mexico, 2017
Board Certified - Business Bankruptcy Law - Texas Board of Legal Specialization
U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Western, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas, 1980, 1983
U.S. District Courts for the Western and Northern Districts of Texas, 1980, 1983
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits 1983, 1991
U.S. Tax Court, 1991
Supreme Court of the United States, 1991
U.S. District Court for New Mexico, 2016
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1977
University of Texas at El Paso, B.S., 1974