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Derek Paul Adler

Derek Paul Adler

also known as Derek P. Adler

Practice areas:

Litigation, Wrongful Death, Contracts & Agreements

About Me

DeVore, Acton & Stafford consists of highly experienced litigation attorneys, specializing in catastrophic injury, wrongful death, contract issues, and property disputes. We also perform record expunctions and represent clients in criminal district court.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 25%
  3. Wrongful Death: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Derek. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Fred William DeVore IV

    I have known Derek for over 15 years, and so my endorsement of him comes from both a personal and professional level. Derek is a brilliant guy who has always been really good at combining his book smarts with his innate common sense. He is the first person I come to when I have any legal question because I know if he does not know the answer he will find the answer very quickly. His intelligence and good work ethic make him a good lawyer, but his people skills, his sincerity, and his hunger for always wanting to help those in need, make him a great lawyer in my opinion.

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    Fred DeVore Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

438 Queens Road
Charlotte, NC, 28207

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive200907/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Maga Cum LaudePhi Beta KappaN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyDeVore, Acton & Stafford, PA2009 - Present
Summer AssociateDeVore, Acton & Stafford, PA2004 - 2008

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
Justice Bobbitt Inn of CourtMember2009 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of North CarolinaAdmitted to Practice2009 - Present
North Carolina State BarAdmitted to Practice2009 - Present
Mecklenburg County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Court of Appeals - Demerrit v. SpringsteedAffirmed on Appeal
Civil Negligence - Adams v. ColeDirected Verdict - $100,000 in damages
Court of Appeals: NC Farm Bureau v. AdamsReversed and Remanded

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of North CarolinaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2006