Alfonzo Cuellar raised his right hand and took the lawyer's oath Tuesday as one of the newest attorney for the State of Texas.

Friends and family gathered at the 79th District Courtroom as Cuellar took his oath. He graduate from Thurgood Marshall School of Law Texas Southern University. 

Cuellar is an Alice High School graduate. His parents are Rojelio and Irma Cuellar.

He was sworn in by District Judge Richard Terrell.