Attorney Samantha Ybarra was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley. She earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law and received her bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Texas A&M University with a double minor in psychology and sociology.
While in law school, Attorney Ybarra served as a Student Attorney for her law school’s Asylum and Human Trafficking Clinic where she worked on helping clients obtain U-visas and T-visas. Additionally, Attorney Ybarra also interned at the Harris County District Attorney’s Office in the Misdemeanor and General Litigation Division.
During her career, Attorney Ybarra has worked for a criminal defense firm in Fort Worth, Texas and gained extensive experience in Immigration Law with Catholic Charities of Dallas.
In February 2021, Attorney Ybarra joined the Manuel Diaz Law Firm as a Family Attorney.
South Texas College of Law
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State Bar of Texas
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