Mario Varela is an Immigration and Patent Attorney at Kearney, McWilliams & Davis, PLLC. He studied Electrical Engineering at Tecnologico de Monterrey in Mexico and completed the MBA program at the University of Houston. In addition, he received his J.D. from South Texas College of Law in 2013. Prior to working as an attorney, Mr. Varela managed the quality system of electronic manufacturing companies and has hands-on experience investing in real estate.
Mr. Varela’s interests include intellectual property, immigration, business and commercial matters, estate planning, and real estate. Born in Mexico and a native Spanish speaker, he has represented the U.S. operations of international businesses, and non-profit organizations. He is also a bilingual Certified Mediator.
Mario Varela is licensed to practice law in Texas and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He is based in the Houston, Texas, office for Kearney, McWilliams & Davis, PLLC.
- The Voice of the Defense Bar: As a Matter of Texas Law, Insurers Have No Duty to Inform Omnibus Insureds of Potential Coverage – The Whisper; Varela, Mario & Schellinger, Antoine C; The Whisper (DRI), Volume 10, Issue 6, July 2014
- Teledyne Geophysical Instruments: Quality Systems Electronic Engineer