Former Federal Prosecutor
Former State Prosecutor
Voted Super Lawyers For 14 years
Rated Nation's Top 1% of Attorneys
National Trial Lawyers Association Top Trial Attorneys in Texas 2007 - 2021
John Teakell has a focused criminal law and securities background with over 20 years of court room experience. 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.
Anyone charged with a Texas State Felony or Federal Crime risks losing their freedom and livelihoods.
The Law Office of John Teakell defends clients facing criminal charges such as Fraud and Conspiracy to Commit Fraud, Mail Fraud, Wire Fraud, Securities Charges, Computer Crimes, Drug Charges, Gun Cases, Identity Theft, Medicare / Medicaid Fraud, Tax Evasion, Money Laundering, Cell Phone Prosecutions, and all other matters related to Federal Criminal Defense in Texas and other Federal Courts.
John R. Teakell has years of experience as a federal prosecutor and defense attorney. He has received numerous honors for his work and has been highlighted by prestigious publications for his wins on federal cases.