Pablo Franco, JD, MBA serves as a Managing Partner and leads the property tax litigation team. Pablo has over 18 years of experience in representing property owners in the management, preparation, presentation, and negotiation of complex commercial asset and business personal property tax disputes. His client’s assets are wide ranging and include commercial shopping centers, industrial centers, complex mixed-use developments, free standing retail, fast food, commercial real estate assets, business personal property, multi-family residential, and office.
Pablo is the President of the Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals (TAPTP) and is a member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT). Pablo sits on the board of Heroes for Children, an emergency financial and social assistance program for Texas families who have children fighting cancer. He is also a supporter of the Yellowstone Schools of Houston.
Pablo is actively involved at the Texas State legislature where he advocates on behalf of property taxpayers. He received his bachelor’s degree from Cal State Northridge and his MBA from the University of Houston - Victoria. Most recently, he received his JD from South Texas College of Law Houston. While in law school he was awarded the John Ensell Award in Evidence, named a Langdell Scholar, and was named to the Dean’s Honor List. Pablo is a member of Phi Delta Phi; The International Legal Honor Society.
- Ad Valorem Tax Litigation
- Commercial Real Estate
- Cal State University, Northridge, B.A. Cell/Molecular Biology
- University of Houston, Victoria, M.B.A Strategic Management
- South Texas School Of Law, Houston J.D.
Memberships and Affiliations
- Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals – Former secretary, Former Vice President, Former Government Relations, President
- ICSC – Active member
- IPT – Active member
- State Bar of Texas – Real Estate, Property Tax Section