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Derk A. Wadas

Derk A. Wadas

  • Criminal Law, White Collar Crime, DUI & DWI
  • Pennsylvania, Texas
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Summary

I have been practicing criminal law and procedure exclusively for the past twenty one years, first as a criminal prosecutor for six years and, as a defense attorney since 2005. I am Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2011, and devote my practice to the defense of others. I have been selected as every year since 2017 as a Texas Super Lawyer in Criminal Law.

Education
Vermont Law School
J.D. (1997)
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Wilkes University
B.A. (1994)
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Professional Experience
Partner
Rosenthal & Wadas, P.L.L.C.
- Current
Owner
The Law Office of Derk A. Wadas
- Current
Assistant Criminal District Attorney
Collin County District Attorney's Office
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Deputy State's Attorney
Franklin County State's Attorney's Office
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Certifications
Board Certified in Criminal Law
Texas Board Of Legal Specialization
Awards
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
2014-2016
Professional Associations
Texas State Bar  # 24043330
Member
Current
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Association of Federal Criminal Defense Attorneys
- Current
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Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
member
- Current
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Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
member
- Current
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Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
President
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
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Texas
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5th Circuit
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U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
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U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
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U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
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U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • DUI & DWI
Additional Practice Area
  • Federal Criminal Defense
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Derk A. Wadas's Website Profile
Website
The Law Office of Derk A. Wadas Website
Blog
Collin County Criminal Attorney Blog
Contact & Map
The Law Office of Derk A. Wadas
105 N Benge St
McKinney, TX 75069
Telephone: (972) 548-7167
Fax: (972) 548-7168