• State Bar of Texas
• U.S. Federal Court - Southern District of Texas
• Doctor of Jurisprudence – South Texas College of Law
• M.B.A. International Business and Marketing - University of Houston
• B.S. Economics – University of Houston
Francisco Ramirez is licensed by the State Bar of Texas as an Attorney and Counselor at Law, and he is the president of Francisco Ramirez & Associates, P.C., where he provides legal and consulting services to entrepreneurs, business owners, and companies in the areas of commercial litigation, corporate governance, contracts, real estate, employment, transportation, intellectual property, and engineering and construction law.
Francisco Ramirez is also a business consultant for the Houston Minority Supplier Development Council, where he provides advice on business planning, management, marketing, bid preparation, joint ventures, capacity enhancement, operations financing, and loan packaging.
Francisco Ramirez has over twenty years of experience in managing legal, procurement, marketing, and logistics activities in domestic and international assignments. Ten of these years were at major engineering and construction company in projects around the world. Francisco has also worked for other companies involved in international trade.
Honors and Awards:
Named one of the Outstanding Men of Minority Business Development by the Minority Business News. Nominated for the “Man of the Year” Award by the Houston Women’s Business Council. Selected to represent South Texas College of Law by the Citizen's Initiative for Higher Education for academic and professional achievement. Recipient of South Texas College of Law Dean's Diversity Scholarship. Sixth Best Brief, Moot Court Competition, South Texas College of Law. Dean's list, College of Social Sciences, University of Houston. Received several “Most Valued Performer Awards” from the Fluor Corporation.
Community and Business Activities:
Houston Minority Supplier Development Council, consultant and business advisor
Houston Community College System Business Technology Advisory Committee Member
Fort Bend Family Health Center, Inc. DBA Access Health, Board of Directors member (past president, past vice-president, treasurer, and secretary)
Talento Bilingue de Houston, past board member
Native American Chamber of Commerce, former director
Alliance of Minority Contractors, Advisory Board Member
Project Hope of Houston, Advisory Board Member
State Bar of Texas, Diversity in the Profession Committee member