Last modified on: 04-27-2022 14:21:38
Entered Office: 03-29-2022
Term Ends: 02-01-2025
Home Town: Austin
Commissioner Opiela of Austin is an attorney for Eric Opiela PLLC. He is President of the South Texans' Property Rights Association, a member of the State Bar of Texas, a life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, and is one of only five board certified attorneys in Legislative and Campaign Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Additionally, he is the Treasurer for the Catholic Community Foundation of the Archdiocese of San Antonio and a Director for the Karnes City ISD Education Foundation. He also serves as the Wing Legal Officer for the Texas Wing, Civil Air Patrol. Opiela received a Bachelor of Arts in History Honors and Government from The University of Texas at Austin and a Juris Doctor degree from The University of Texas School of Law.