Derek R Van Gilder - attorney and lawyer

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Derek R Van Gilder

Kluczynski Girtz Zamler & McCubbrey
18530 W 10 Mile Rd, Southfield, MI 48075
Office: 248-559-3830
916 Main St, Bastrop, TX 78602
Office: 512-303-4747
Languages spoken

American Sign Language

FeesHourly ($300-$350/hour)

Payment methodCash, Check, Credit Card

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35% Litigation
34 years, 1,000 cases
10% Intellectual Property
24 years, 100 cases
10% Personal Injury
34 years, 1,000 cases
20% Family
34 years, 400 cases
25% Business
34 years, 700 cases
Derek R Van Gilder EDUCATION
School Major Degree Graduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of HoustonBusiness AdministrationMaster of Business Administration1976
University of Texas, AustinCivil EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science-Civil Engineeri1974
United States Military AcademyEngineering1971
United States Military Academy Prep School1969
Company Start End
Associate at Thelen, Marrin, Johnson & Bridges19811982
Instructor at Houston Community College19841985
Owner at Law Office of Derek R. Van Gilder1985present
Associate at Bean and Manning19821985
Engineer at Brown & Root1980
Engineer at Johnston Crane & Rigging19781979
Engineer at Flour Engineers & Constructors, Inc.19741977
State Status Acquired Updated
MichiganActive And In Good Standing08/14/2014
TexasEligible To Practice In Texas07/27/2014
Dist. of ColumbiaInactive07/19/2014
Article Source Year
The Role of the Architect and Engineer in the ClaimConstruction Education Management Seminar1984
Name Organization Year
Point of LightBastrop Chamber of Commerce2014
District Foundation Builder AwardRotary International2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2012
Rotary Foundation Service AwardRotary International-District 58702012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2010
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2009
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2008
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale Hubbell2007
Best AttorneyBastrop Advertiser2007
Roll of Fame--District 5870Rotary International2001