John R. Teakell, Esq., has been selected by the Global Who's Who as a Professional of the Year

Dallas, TX - John R. Teakell, Esq., has been selected by the Global Who's Who as a Professional of the Year for outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Law.

About John R. Teakell, Esq. 

John R. Teakell, obtained his  B.A. from Oklahoma State University in 1979. and his J.D. at Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1985. The Law Office of John R. Teakell is located at 2911 Turtle Creek Boulevard, Suite 300, Dallas, Texas. He began his career in 1985 and has experience as both state and federal prosecutor and handles cases from misdemeanors to federal death penalty cases including white collar crimes, drug crimes, criminal securities fraud and computer crimes. In addition to white color crime cases, he also prosecuted all types of federal crimes in the Northern District of Texas including extraordinarily large drug trafficking and money laundering cases as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the District of Puerto Rico. During his time as 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. Mr. Teakell was named Texas Super Lawyer, Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association, Best Attorneys in America in 2015, Time Magazine's Leaders in Criminal Law in 2013, National Association of Distinguished Counsel's Top One Percent in 2015 & 2016 and received a 10.0 rating from AVVO. He appeared in Forbes magazine as one of the leading white-collar defense lawyers in Dallas/Fort Worth Texas area, he has also received numerous commendations from various agencies, including one from the Director of the FBI. Mr. Teakell frequently provides legal analysis for news outlets, including Time magazine, NBC Nightly News, Los Angeles Times, Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Dallas Business Journal, among others. He is the Author of a Criminal Law Book, "A Cup Of Coffee With The 10 Best Defense Attorneys in America." Mr. Teakell is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Dallas Bar Association, the Association of Federal Defense Attorneys and the Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family.


About The Global Directory of Who's Who

The Global Directory of Who's Who publishes an annual hard cover biographical registry, honoring successful individuals in the fields of Business, the Arts and Sciences, Law, Engineering and Government. Based on one's position and lifetime of accomplishments, we honor professional men and women in all academic areas and professions. Inclusion is limited to individuals who have demonstrated leadership and achievement in their occupation, industry or profession.

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