Native San Antonian Nicholas 'Nico' LaHood, as a result of his extensive legal and trial background and countless professional accomplishments and recognitions, has successfully established himself as a highly respected and revered attorney in the community.
has built a successful law practice with father, Michael LaHood and brother Marc LaHood.
As a former special prosecutor for Bexar
, La Salle, Wilson, Karnes and Medina counties, Nico
built a reputation for hard work and a no-nonsense approach at trial.
A philosophy embraced early in life, Nico
has relied on integrity and ethics-based principles when working towards justice.
has been recognized by Law & Politics Magazine
, as seen in Texas Monthly Super Lawyers edition, as a rising star in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.
is among the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state according to that publication.
has been recognized as one of the San Antonio legal community's rising stars by being featured in the 2007 edition of Scene In S.A.
and has also been featured on FOX29's Legal Minds.
He was elected as a board member of the San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and St. Mary's University Law School Alumni Association.
Nico is a graduate of Mount Sacred Heart Catholic Elementary school and also graduated from Central Catholic Marianist High School.
He received B.A. in Finance and Financial Services from St. Mary's University and his J.D. degree from the St. Mary's School of Law.
fought unyieldingly for fairness and justice for his
late brother and for his
An event that shaped Nico's life significantly and that furthered his
commitment and passion for seeking justice.
Additionally, in his
spare time, Nico
stays active by training law enforcement officers and others in martial arts.
also stays active by working out and is an avid hunter.