Elect Laura Flores Macom For Judge - 45th District Court

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About Laura

My name is Laura Flores Macom and I am a candidate for the 45th Judicial District Court. I'd like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and detail my qualifications for the district court bench.

Concise Philosophy

As a judge, I would be committed to treating all litigants with compassion and all attorneys with respect.  As a life-long Democrat who has worked for conservative defense firms for over a decade as well as practicing family law as a solo practitioner for four years, I have a unique perspective on the judicial process.  My agenda is justice.  Fundamental fairness, based on the law, is my passion.

San Antonio – my lifelong home.

  • 8th generation descendant of a Spanish land grantee.
  • Grew up in Leon Valley
  • Graduate of John Marshall High School
  • Graduate of The University of Texas at Austin
  • Member of Alpha Phi

Becoming a lawyer – my lifelong dream.

  • Summer law clerk at the Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas for the Honorable Sue LaGarde and Honorable Frances Maloney
  • Graduate of Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
  • Order of Barristers and the Outstanding Advocate of my class.
  • Briefing Attorney for the Honorable Tom James at the Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas

Practicing law – my lifelong commitment.

  • Sixteen years of experience in civil litigation including:
    • Product liability litigation, commercial litigation, insurance litigation, and construction litigation at Ball & Weed
    • Product liability litigation at Prichard Hawkins & Young
    • Family law, probate, and general civil litigation at the Law Office of Laura F. Macom
    • Medical malpractice and professional liability litigation at Evans, Rowe & Holbrook
  • My legal experience here in Bexar County includes jury trials, bench trials, binding arbitration, complex hearings, and appeals; I am amply prepared for the cases which will be heard within the 45th Judicial District Court. 

Community Service – my lifelong passion. 

  • 2008 Chair of the Women's Chamber of Commerce
  • Our Lady of Grace Parish:
    • Past ACTS director/ co-director/ spiritual companion and team member
    • Past ACTS Core president
    • Past TACTS spiritual companion
    • Current Lector
    • Current RCIA team member
    • Founding coordinator of the Adult Bible Study program.
  • Founding Member of the Women's Pavilion at HemisFair Park
  • Past Executive Member of the Parent-Teacher Club of Incarnate Word High School.

My Family – my lifelong love.


 
  • Married to my high school sweetheart and husband for over twenty-five years – Carl
  • Together we are the proud parents of two strong young women, Sarah and Perry.
  • Sarah is a graduate of Incarnate Word High School and Loyola University New Orleans.  Sarah is a newlywed and lives out of state with her husband, Jon.
  •  Perry is a graduate of Incarnate Word High School and is currently attending UTSA.

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