DerekÂ is theÂ litigation supervisorÂ andÂ lead trial attorneyÂ forÂ The Reeves Law Group. His focus is on catastrophic injury cases, includingÂ traumatic brain injury,Â spinal cord injury, amputation, andÂ wrongful death. He has worked together with our clients to bring about exceptional results, including jury verdicts in the seven and eight figures. Derek also specializes in cases involving serious auto accident injuries including car accidents and truck accidents
Certified Specialist in Civil Trial Advocacy, a distinction currently held by only about 100 out of the nearly 250,000 attorneys in California. This certification is awarded by State Bar accredited association â€“ The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification.
As of 2015, Derek is the only attorney in America to hold the Trial Advocacy Certification, the Diplomate Accreditation, and the â€œTop 100 Trial Lawyersâ€ distinction.
Derek earned his undergraduate degree atÂ UCLAÂ and his Doctorate in Law atÂ Loyola Law School. Since the 1980s, Derek has practiced exclusively in the field of personal injury law, representing victims of other peopleâ€™s negligence and wrongful acts. He has worked on thousands of cases and handled hundreds of mediations, arbitrations, and trials.
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