Our Philosophy

Trust. Third Coast Law is centered around trust, because trust is the most important part of any relationship.  Especially a lawyer-client relationship.  We want to hear YOUR side of the story.  No matter the allegations, at Third Coast Law you've got a lawyer you can trust to be on your side.  A lawyer that treats you like a person and works day and night to protect your rights.

Third Coast Law is a firm comprised of people that were born, raised, and educated in the Houston Area.  We fight for people in our community because we care about our community.  Our client relationships don't just last for one case, they last a lifetime.

Meet the Founder

At Third Coast Law we believe that "injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere" and that justice delayed is justice denied.  Don't let yourself be a victim of injustice.  Fight for your rights today.


Ricky Hernandez


Ricky Hernandez is a former Harris County prosecutor and the founder of Third Coast Law, LLC.  As a Houston Area native, Ricky graduated from Pearland High School before attending the University of Houston where he majored in business finance.

After college, Ricky received his law degree from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law.  As a student, he was the Valedictorian and graduated first in his class. It was during his time at Texas Southern University that he developed a passion and knowledge for multiple areas of law.

In order to refine his trial techniques, Ricky joined the Harris County District Attorney's Office after law school.  As a prosecutor handling hundreds of different cases at one time, he gained the trial experience needed to found Third Coast Law.

A resident of Houston's Third Ward, Ricky has seen first hand how harsh the justice system can be.  Thus, he founded a law firm to help people who have found themselves on the wrong side of the law.

Call today to set up a free consultation and meet a lawyer who will help you get your life back on track.

Share your side...

It's never too soon to protect your rights.  You may not get to tell your side of the story without proper legal representation.  Save your future.  Let Third Coast Law fight for your rights!