Since 1995, I have tried 59 criminal defense jury trials with zero final convictions.... more
Since 1995, I have tried 59 criminal defense jury trials with zero final convictions. I am proud of this record because the longest previous number of wins in a row is believed to be 23. I am fortunate to be in practice with Clay Conrad, an outstanding trial and appellate lawyer. I am an avid golfer and am a licensed pilot with my own airplane I use to fly across the country meeting wi... view profile
Derek was born and bred to be a trial attorney. The son of a successful attorney who... more
Derek was born and bred to be a trial attorney. The son of a successful attorney who died as a result of a negligently maintained airplane, Derek was raised by his mother on their ranch near Waco, Texas. For obvious reasons, Derek is passionate about his work forthe injured and those who have lost loved ones because of someones negligence. Derek is a fearless litigator. He has single-handed... view profile
I am a happily married father of three wonderful children. I am an East Texas native... more
I am a happily married father of three wonderful children. I am an East Texas native who is committed to pursuing justice on behalf of those injured by corporate neglect or abandoned by insurance companies who claim to be fair. If I can be of any help with your case please call me for an appointment.
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.