DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Office of John R. Teakell is proud to announce that firm founder John Teakell has again been selected by his peers for inclusion on the Texas Super Lawyers list of the state's most respected attorneys.
Mr. Teakell was singled out for his expertise in white-collar criminal defense. Since entering private practice following a career as a federal prosecutor and senior trial counsel with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Mr. Teakell has been devoted to representing individuals facing prosecution for matters including fraud, computer crimes, embezzlement, drug offenses, firearm violations and others. In addition, Mr. Teakell represents individuals facing felony criminal charges in state and federal courts.
For more information about Mr. Teakell and his expertise, please visit: https://teakelllaw.com/about/john-teakell/.
The Texas Super Lawyers list is based on nominations from among the more than 70,000 practicing Texas lawyers, an extensive review by Super Lawyers researchers and a blue-ribbon panel of attorneys. This year's list is published in the October 2016 editions of Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers magazines and is available online at http://www.superlawyers.com.
In addition to his regular appearance on the Super Lawyers list, Mr. Teakell has been honored by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Best Attorneys in America, the National Academy of Jurisprudence, and the American Trial Lawyers Association. He also has been recognized among the Top 100 trial lawyers in the U.S. by the American Association for Justice and by the American Trial Lawyers Association.
Before entering private practice, Mr. Teakell spent 12 years as a federal prosecutor in the Northern District of Texas and the District of Puerto Rico. His background also includes serving as a senior trial counsel for the SEC.
The Law Office of John R. Teakell delivers proven representation for companies and individuals in a variety of white-collar and other criminal defense matters, including grand jury proceedings and internal investigations involving allegations of fraud, bribery, embezzlement, insider trading, stock option backdating, tax evasion, and public corruption. Read more about the firm at http://www.teakelllaw.com.
For more information on Mr. Teakell and his recent Texas Super Lawyers recognition, please contact Robert Tharp at 800-559-4534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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