Joey was born in Del Rio, Texas and graduated from Del Rio High School. He went on to attend the University of Texas at Austin for four years, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in both Economics and Government.
While at the University of Texas, Joey began to develop an interest in the legal profession while working as a court runner for a small oil and gas law firm in Austin. Upon graduating from the University of Texas in May 2020, Joey immediately enrolled in the University of Houston Law Center in Fall 2020. He is now in his second year at UHLC and is a provisional member of the Houston Business and Tax Law Journal. Joey joined Muery & Farrell, PC as a legal intern in September of 2021.
Currently, Joey is exploring his interests and is trying to decide on the type of law he wants to practice, but has a particular interest in civil litigation.