Joseph Caputo

Zinda Law Group, PLLC
8834 N Capital Of Texas Hwy Ste 304
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 246-2224

Joe Caputo is the attorney you want in your corner. A partner at Zinda Law Group, he focuses his practice on cases involving catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, automobile and trucking accidents, premises liability, product injury, and more.

This tenacious litigator not only possesses a deep commitment to the law but also genuinely cares for his clients, striving to help them become whole again, both physically and financially. Over the years, he has helped many accident victims get their lives back on track after suffering an injury. He counts among his favorite aspects of his job building relationships with his clients, and he has garnered their respect and admiration by showing them care and compassion throughout their case and beyond.

After growing up in Austin, Joe graduated with a bachelor?s degree in business administration and communication from Trinity University and subsequently enrolled at St. Mary?s University School of Law. There, he distinguished himself as a member of both the Board of Advocates and the National Mock Trial team. He clerked for Zinda Law Group at the end of his first and second years of law school, and after earning his juris doctorate, he joined the firm as an attorney.

In addition to his outstanding work as a litigator, Joe has greatly benefited his professional community as a member of a number of distinguished organizations, including the Austin Bar Association, the Texas Young Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, the Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Association for Justice.

In recognition of his numerous accomplishments, Joe has been selected as one of the 10 Best Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Texas by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys for three consecutive years (2016-2018) and named to the 2016 and 2019 Top 40 Under 40 list published by the National Trial Lawyers. Moreover, he is a lifetime member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a distinction held by less than one percent of attorneys nationwide and has been selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in 2019.

In all his endeavors, Joe is blessed with the love and support of his wife, Erica, and their two young children, Ellie and Henry. Outside the office, he enjoys spending his time playing golf and basketball.


St. Mary's University School of Law, J.D.
Trinity University, B.A. in business administration and communications

Practice Areas:

Catastrophic Personal Injury
Wrongful Deaths
18-Wheeler Accidents
Gas Explosions
Dram Shop Liability
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Automobile Accidents
Product Injuries
Dog Bite Injuries
Tire Failure

Professional Licenses:

Supreme Court of Texas
State Bar of Colorado

Professional Memberships:

American Association for Justice
American Bar Association
Austin Bar Association
Austin Young Lawyers Association
Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association
El Paso County Trial Lawyers Association
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Texas Young Lawyers Association
Travis County Bar Association
Williamson County Bar Association

Professional Awards:

American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, 10 Best Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Texas (2016-2018)
National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 Under 40 (2016, 2019)
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Lifetime Member
Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Lifetime Member
Super Lawyers, a publication of Thomson Reuters Corporation, Texas Rising Star: (2019-2020)