Carlos Doroteo


Mr. Doroteo practices across a wide range of legal areas. Mr. Doroteo mainly handles federal Whistleblower False Act claims and retaliation claims and white collar litigation.

Mr. Doroteo also has extensive policy experience, having worked at the Texas Legislature and at Houston City Council. While in law school, he started Citizens Empowered, a non-profit organization dedicated to Empower People and Perfecting Democracy.

Mr. Doroteo has a passion for criminal justice reform, and currently sits on the board of the Texas Fair Defense Project.


J.D., South Texas College of Law, cum laude

B.S., University of Houston, magna cum laude


The Texas Open Meetings Act: An Old Fashioned, Wild West, First Amendment Shootout, South Texas Law Review, Volume 56, Fall 2015


State of Texas

United States, Southern District of Texas