Legal & Risk Management

Consulting Services


  • Physician Office Risk Management
  • Managed Care
  • Physician Extender Liability
  • Personnel Policies & Procedures
  • Release of Information (HIPPA)
  • Medical Records Documentation
  • Communications


  • Legal Implications in Nursing Practice
  • Telephone Triage

Training Services

  • CPR
  • Phlebotomy
  • OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens


Law Office of Lopez, Peterson & Benavides, PLLC is a defense firm with extensive litigation experience throughout the State of Texas. The practice encompasses a full range of insurance defense work, products liability, medical and and professional malpractice, transportation litigation, DOT, coverage questions, municipality, civil rights, employment law and worker's compensation. The South Texas practice has been expanded has been expanded to include oil and gas litigation, real estate, commercial litigation, banking, and business and international trade relations. With the advent of NAFTA, the firm has expanded its commercial areas as well as the transportation and trade areas in the border cities of Texas with Mexico.

Attorney Finder
Southern District of Texas Federal Court
Texas Secretary of State
American Association of Nurse Attorneys
American Association of Nurse Attorneys (Texas)
South Texas Society for Healthcare Risk Management
Texas Medical Liability Trust