Mr. Acosta has 36 years of litigation experience and brings strong trial management skills to the Firm. In 1997, Mr. Acosta was named one of the top civil litigators by the El Paso judiciary and the El Paso Herald Post. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1976 and the State Bar of Arizona in 1980. His trial practice includes commercial and business litigation, products liability defense, international, environmental and employment litigation. Mr. Acosta has in the past and is presently serving on national and regional trial teams that represent product manufacturers in mass tort litigation. He was formerly the litigation department chairman of Ginnings, Birkelbach, Keith & Delgado and a shareholder in the litigation section of Kemp, Smith, Duncan & Hammond, P.C.