DALLAS, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas white-collar and criminal defense attorney John R. Teakell, founder of The Law Office of John R. Teakell, has been selected for membership in the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC), an honor extended to less than one percent of the nation's practicing lawyers.
To earn inclusion in the NADC, honorees are thoroughly vetted by a research team and a blue ribbon panel of attorneys before being approved by a judicial review board. Based on the rigorous selection process, only the top one percent of attorneys in the United States is awarded membership. The group's members are widely recognized among the finest leaders in the legal profession.
"I am incredibly honored to be selected to the National Association of Distinguished Counsel," Mr. Teakell says. "It is gratifying to be recognized by so many of my respected peers in the legal community based on my work for defendants accused of various crimes and those involved in white-collar investigations."
A former federal prosecutor and SEC trial attorney, Mr. Teakell provides clients with decades of experience in criminal complaints and allegations of white-collar crimes. He has served as an expert legal source for local and national media, including the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Los Angeles Times, NBC Nightly News and many others. Forbes and Time magazines have named him among the nation's top white-collar defense practitioners. In addition, Mr. Teakell is a repeat honoree on the annual Texas Super Lawyers list.
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, computer crimes and public corruption. Read more about the firm at http://www.teakelllaw.com.
For more information about Mr. Teakell and NADC honor, please contact Robert Tharp at [email protected] or 800-559-4534.
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