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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Divorce: 50%



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Payment types:

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Contact info

Adam L. Seidel, P.C.

5910 N. Central Expressway, Ste. 980
Dallas, TX, 75206-5141


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198908/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2014
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2006
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Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2004
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerAdam L. Seidel, P.C.1997 - Present
First Assistant District Attorney216th Judicial District of Texas1995 - 1996
Assistant District AttorneyDallas County District Attorney's Office1991 - 1995
AttorneyStorey, Armstrong, Steger & Martin1989 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Dallas Bar AssociationBoard Member - Family Law Section2015 - Present
Texas Bar FoundationSelected as member2010 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacySelected as member2004 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1989 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Michael Edward Dansby, Sr. v. State of Texas , 2013 Tex. Crim. App. LEXIS 744Reversed
Godfrey Mark v. Thaler, Director of Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice; 09-50672; Fifth Circuit Court of AppealsCase remanded to the district court for review on the merits. Appeal still pending.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Voice for the Defense - Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationCriminal Law Implications of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989