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Thomas J Erker

Thomas J Erker

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Family, Personal Injury

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. DUI & DWI: 45%
    30 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 45%
    30 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  3. Family: 9%
    30 years, 200 cases
  4. Personal Injury: 1%
    30 years, 20 cases

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • John William Kerns

    Tom's knowledge of the law and passion in the courtroom are unmatched. I have had the pleasure to work with Tom, and he truly cares for his clients and is a zealous advocate.

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    John Kerns Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Thomas. 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

Contact Info

Erker Law Firm, P.A.

130 North Cherry, Suite 203
Olathe, KS, 66061

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
KSAuthorized to practice law198208/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2013
The Best Lawyers in AmericaIncluded2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2012
ListedSuper Lawyers2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2011
IncludedThe Best Lawyers in America2011
ListedSuper Lawyers2011
ListedSuper Lawyers2010
IncludedThe Best Lawyers in America2010
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2010
IncludedThe Best Lawyers in America2009
ListedSuper Lawyers2009
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2009
ListedSuper Lawyers2008
IncludedThe Best Lawyers in America2008
ListedSuper Lawyers2007
IncludedThe Best Lawyers in America2007
ListedSuper Lawyers2006
ListedSuper Lawyers2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AVMartindale-Hubbell2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Johnson County Bar AssociationPresident1992 - 1993
Johnson County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysLife MemberN/A
National College of DUI DefenseFounding MemberN/A
Johnson County Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Kansas Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLifetime MemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washburn University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A