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José Molina



Clemson University

B.A. in History, 2008

South Texas College of Law

J.D. Cum Laude, 2020


Texas, 2021

Memberships & Activities

State Bar of Texas

Texas Bar College

American Bar Association

Houston Bar Association

Houston Young Lawyers Association

Hispanic Bar Association

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Clemson Alumni Association

Delta Waterfowl

José A. Molina

José’s practice focuses on all aspects of business law including general commercial matters, entity selection and formation, finance, exit strategies, negotiating, and documenting and closing stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions. José is fluent in English and Spanish.


A Houston native, José received a Bachelor of History degree from Clemson University and earned his Juris Doctorate with Honors from South Texas College of Law. Prior to joining Rapp & Krock, José spent 10 years as an international business development and sales consultant for various oil and gas companies. His practice includes:


    • Entity selection, formation, governance
    • Employment/independent contract agreements, construction documents, building & equipment leases, master services agreements, and intellectual property protection
    • Develop strategies for corporate reorganizations and restructurings
    • Develop capital strategies for start up and existing companies and advise investors on risk of investments
    • Prepare & negotiate securities and disclosures including convertible notes, security purchases, private placement memorandums, and subscription agreements
    • Negotiate and draft documents in residential or commercial real estate sales, purchases, or developments
    • Assist with property inspection, leasing, purchase, and disposition
    • Advise companies employment compliance & discrimination laws to proactively protect their business
    • Advise companies in non-competes, disclosures, intellectual property assignments, compensation plans and termination rights

Representative Matters

      • Representation of a Houston Based Accounting Firm in the Sale of Equity.
      • Assisted various clients, both landlords and tenants, with the drafting and negotiation of commercial leases.
      • Represented various clients with entity selection process and the drafting and negotiation of formation, governance and buy-sell documents.
      • Performed title and survey reviews on multiple commercial properties.
      • Assisted with multiple diligence reviews on corporate merger & acquisition matters.