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Dallas / North Texas
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Attorney At Law
5005 Greenville Avenue, Suite 200
Dallas, TX 75206
Dallas Texas Criminal Defense Attorney
Attorney At Law
5005 Greenville Avenue,
Dallas, TX 75206
Monday through Friday
8 AM to 6 PM by appointment
214-651-4288 - Office
214-363-9979 - Fax
Driven by a strong work ethic and the desire to represent victims of criminal
injustice, Ward Maedgen has established a successful trial practice in North
Texas, including the cities of Dallas, Denton and McKinney, however he does try
cases statewide. Mr. Maedgen, a Dallas Texas criminal defense attorney, practices in
the areas of DWI, BWI, DUI and various
other complex criminal matters pending in both state and federal courts. Mr.
Maedgen honed his trial skills during many years as a criminal defense prosecutor in the Dallas
County District Attorney’s Office. During the course of his career, Mr. Maedgen
has tried well over a hundred criminal cases, in various counties throughout the State
His experience as a lead trial lawyer in criminal
defense cases has provided Mr. Maedgen
with valuable insight into jury trial strategy, cross-examination, and expert
His extensive trial background both as a former prosecutor and as a criminal defense
lawyer has taught Mr. Maedgen how the other side builds a case, therefore he
knows how to tear it apart from the inside. His cases have been featured in the
media, both television and print, including on: Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth
Star Telegram, WFAA - Channel 8, KTVT - Channel 11, KXAS - Channel 5, FDFW - Fox
4 News, and Fox News.
Practice Areas: Criminal Law, Trial Law.
Bar Admissions: State Bar of Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern
District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas.
Professional Memberships: State Bar of Texas; College of the State Bar of
Texas; American Inns of Court - William "Mac" Taylor Inn of Court; Dallas Bar
Association; Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; Texas Criminal Defense
Board Certifications: Board Certified-Criminal Law,
Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Education: J.D. Southern Methodist University School of Law 1995; B.A.
Washington and Lee University 1992.
Teaching: Coached Southern Methodist University School of Law Mock Trial
teams, including the Winning Team of the 2005 National White Collar Crime
Competition, Georgetown University.
Press: Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star Telegram, WFAA - Channel 8,
KTVT - Channel 11, KXAS - Channel 5, FDFW - Fox 4 News, and Fox News.
Accolades: D Magazine 2007, named one of "Best Lawyers in Dallas"
Texas Monthly Magazine 2004, named as a "Texas Super Lawyer".
Dallas / North Texas Criminal Defense Attorney
"Board Certified - Criminal Law Texas Board of Legal Specialization"
Ward Maedgen - Attorney At Law
|Ward Maedgen practices criminal defense law in the following cities and counties: Dallas,
Arlington, Cedar Hill, McKinney, Highland Park, University Park, Addison, Plano, Richardson, Mesquite, Garland, Irving, D/FW Airport,
Duncanville, Frisco, Carrolton, Allen, Lewisville, Flower Mound, Coppell, Farmers Branch, Forney, Hutchins, Wilmer, Rowlett, Grand
Prairie. Counties: North Texas, Dallas County, Collin County, Denton County, Rockwall County, Kaufman County