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About me

I earned my Juris Doctorate (law degree) at the Univ. of Houston. While there, I was awarded a fellowship to work at one of the most the prestigious capital defense post-conviction law firms in the nation, the Texas Defender Service. My practice is exclusively devoted to federal and state criminal defense. I am licensed by the state of Texas and eligible to practice in all Texas state courts however; a substantial portion of my practice is conducted in various federal courts around the nation.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Vietnamese

Practice areas


  1. Car Accidents: 50%
    13 years
  2. Trucking Accident: 20%
    13 years
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
    13 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 15%
    13 years



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices of Roderick C. White

1015 Locust Street
Suite 826
St. Louis, MO, 63101


MOGood Standing, Active201407/27/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200210/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Lawyer of the YearL. Clifford Davis Legal Association2014
Army Commendation MedalUnited States Army1997
Army Achienement MedalUnited States Army1996
Army Achievement MedalUnited States Army1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Roderick C. White2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMember2014 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Trial SectionMember2014 - Present
Mound City Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Tarrant County Black Bar AssociationPresident2006 - 2007
Tarrant County Black Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States of America v. John MiliarisNOT GUILTY
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University Of HoustonDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)Law2002
University of HoustonSociologyMasters - MA2002