Law Offices of John R. Teakell

Law Offices of John R. Teakell

Experienced former federal and state prosecutor defends persons under investigation or under Indictment to achieve the best result for that client under the circumstances.

Firm Overview

John Teakell, a former federal prosecutor with 12 years
experience in the U.S. Attorney's office, is now defending the people. An
experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney, Mr.

John Teakell, a former federal prosecutor with over 12 years
experience in the U.S. Attorney's office, and a former State prosecutor, is now defending the people. An
experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney, Mr. Teakell takes his job
and your circumstances seriously. Mr. Teakell has over fifteen years of
criminal prosecution experience with complex fraud cases, major drug
trafficking, and federal death penalty cases.

Mr. Teakell now devotes his expertise to state and federal
criminal defense cases including white collar charges such as bank fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud, insurance fraud, health care fraud, unauthorized access to computers, computer fraud, email fraud, telecommunications fraud,
embezzlement, bribery, credit card abuse, unauthorized access to credit cards, and extortion. Mr. Teakell also represents persons charged with significant drug trafficking and conspiracy cases, as well as violent crime charges such as kidnapping, manslaughter, aggravated assault, and sexual offense charges such as sexual
assault and on-line solicitation, as well as other misdemeanors and felonies cases.

Mr. Teakell also utilizes his experience as a former trial attorney for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in white collar investigations and SEC investigations and suits.

Areas of specialty include:

  • State and Federal Criminal Defense

  • SEC and Fraud Defense

  • White Collar Crimes

Main Office

2911 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Suite 300
Dallas  TX  75219
  • 214-523-9076
  • 469-628-4127
  • 214-523-9077

John R. Teakell

John Teakell has a focused criminal law and securities background with over 25 years of court room experience. As a former federal prosecutor and former state prosecutor, he has a thorough knowledge of both federal and state crimes and both federal and state court systems. He has handled thousands of cases ranging from misdemeanors to federal death penalty cases. There is no case too complex for Mr. Teakell to manage. During his time as being a criminal defense attorney, he has not only obtained impeccable results but has also gained respect from fellow defense attorneys and prosecutors as well as many of the judges in both the state and federal courts. He has focused his practice on white collar crimes, drug crimes, violent crimes, sex crimes, and SEC suits.

Mr. Teakell is known for his ability for attention to detail. That type of trait is most important when evaluating facts of the case and coming up with a defense strategy. He is a compassionate person who will take the time to explain all the facts, phases, and processes as he leads you through this time.

Mr. Teakell proves to be a man of integrity who will use his experience and knowledge to fight in your defense.

John Teakell has been named as a Texas Super Lawyer in the area of criminal defense, as featured in the Texas Monthly Magazine from 2005 - 2010. A Texas Super Lawyer represents the top 5% of attorneys in his area of practice in Texas.

John R. Teakell

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