Derek R Van Gilder

Derek R Van Gilder

Litigation Lawyer

Bastrop, TX





No Misconduct


American Sign Language

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($250-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Family/ Custody

Posted by: John over 1 year ago.

I have used Mr. Van Gilder on many legal matters over the years; this one being the most personal.  I am embroiled in a contentious custody mater. ...

Outstanding Attorney

Posted by: Sandra over 1 year ago.

Derek laid our worries to rest with our child custody case. He hit the floor running and never stopped until the job was done. We had one of the...
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J. Scott Howard
J. Howard

Tyler, TX

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. I've known Derek for over 30 years and know him to be a very knowledgable, resourceful attorney and a man of great integrity...
Logan Emerson Howard
Logan Howard

Austin, TX

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I have known Derek for several years now. He was opposing counsel in my first trial, and he has been very professional and pleasant to work with....
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1981 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1985 – present

Law Office of Derek R. Van Gilder


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1981 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Texas School of Law


Showing 1 of 21 awards

2007 A/V Peer Rating as Attorney

Martindale Hubbell


Showing 1 of 14 association entries

2009- present Member

Bastrop Noon Lion's Club

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

1984 The Role of the Architect and Engineer in the Claim

Construction Education Management Seminar

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Wills and Probate

at Will Seminar

2008 Wills and Probate

at Will Seminar

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