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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 seventeen years, first as a criminal prosecutor, and now as a defense attorney for a decade. I am Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and devote my practice the defense of others. I have been selected as a Texas Super Lawyer for 2014, 2015 and 2016 in Criminal Law.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • DUI & DWI
Additional Practice Area
  • Federal Criminal Defense
Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
Texas
5th Circuit
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Rosenthal & Wadas, P.L.L.C.
- Current
Owner
- 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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Education
Vermont Law School
J.D. (1997)
Wilkes University
B.A. (1994)
Awards
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
2014-2015
Professional Associations
Member
Texas State Bar # 24043330
Current
Association of Federal Criminal Defense Attorneys
- Current
member
Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
- Current
member
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
- Current
President
Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
- Current
Certifications
Board Certified in Criminal Law
Texas Board Of Legal Specialization
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Contact & Map
The Law Office of Derk A. Wadas
The McKinney Green Building
4500 Eldorado Pkwy
#3000
McKinney, TX 75070
USA
Telephone: (972) 369-0577
Fax: (972) 369-0532