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John David Perches

John David Perches

Practice areas:

Litigation, Family, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Estate Planning

About Me

John D. Perches is a shareholder of Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick.  Mr. Perches has been a practicing attorney licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 1994 and a member of the firm since 1999.

Mr. Perches represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of litigation matters.  His practice has encompassed a extensive range of civil litigation including personal injury, probate, family, consumer protection, and title insurance litigation.  Mr. Perches also serves as local counsel for both plaintiff and defense litigants.  

Mr. Perches received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas in 1991 and received his Doctor of Jurisprudence, also from the University of Texas, in 1994.

In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Perches has held leadership positions in many service and professional organizations.  He is a past President of the Wharton County Bar Association, past Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Wharton Chamber of Commerce and the President of the Board of Directors for the Northwood Municipal Utility District #1 in Houston, Texas.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
  3. Family: 15%
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
  5. Criminal Defense: 10%



Hourly ($250-300/hour), Contingent (33-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Dawn Elizabeth Allison

    John Perches is an excellent lawyer and an asset to the legal community.


    Dawn Allison Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joseph Denney Terry

    Johnny Perches is a stand-up lawyer with excellent litigation skills. While some lawyers may claim to dabble in several areas of the law, Johnny excels, zealously representing clients in matters ranging from criminal law to family law and personal injury litigation. If you are looking to hire a lawyer in Wharton County, I would look no further than Johanny Perches.


    Joseph Terry Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

101 W Burleson St
Wharton, TX, 77488-5003

Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlcik

101 W. Burleson St.
Wharton, TX, 77488




TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199408/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Lawyer in TexasThe Legal Network2013
Feature LawyerNowLegal2012
Member of the State Bar CollegeState Bar of Texas2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick2001 - 2013
AttorneyLaw Office of John D. Perches1997 - 2001
AttorneyLaw Office of William Chu1994 - 1997


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fort Bend County Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2005 - Present
Wharton County Bar AssociationPresident2001 - 2002
American Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A1994 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Products Liability Case$750,000 settlement at mediation

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Publication NameTitleDate
315 S.W.3d 128State v. River Forest Dev. Co.2010
286 S.W.3d 649In re Brock Specialty Services2009
104 S.W. 3d 914State v. Mars2003
16 S.W. 3d 98Able Cabling Serv., Inc. v. Aaron Carter Electric2000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of TexasDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)JD - Juris Doctor1994
University of TexasPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1991