Group Vice-President of Partner Relations, Risk Solutions & Government Affairs at H-E-B
Abel Martinez is Group Vice-President of Partner Relations, Risk Solutions & Government Affairs for H-E-B. Abel is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Abel specializes in labor and employment-related matters, including employment litigation. Abel has successfully represented his clients, including H-E-B, in numerous trials in both state and federal court. Abel also is heavily involved in governmental affairs on various federal issues and risk management/litigation for H-E-B.
Abel is a Past-President of the San Antonio Young Lawyers Association and serves on the board of several charitable organizations. Abel was chosen as the Outstanding Young Lawyer in San Antonio in 2000-01 and named a Texas Super Lawyer. Abel has written several papers and is a frequent speaker on labor and employment law topics.
Abel received his B.B.A., summa cum laude, from St. Mary’s University in 1987 and his law degree in 1990 from the University of Houston. Abel is admitted to practice in all Texas state courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern, Northern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.