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Don T. Hase

Don T. Hase

Partner
Location:
Arlington, Texas
Phone:
(817) 860-5000
Fax:
(817) 860-6645
Email:

Don Hase received his law degree in 1981 from Texas Tech University School of Law and immediately joined the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office. During his time in the DA's office, he prosecuted cases in Felony, Misdemeanor and Juvenile courts. He also handled appeals in the Appellate Section of the DA's office. He was a senior felony prosecutor at the time he left the DA's office in 1987 and became a founding partner of Ball, Hase & Wisch, which in 1995 became Ball and Hase.

He is active in the Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and was President in 1999. He is also a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and the Arlington Bar Association.

 

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Year Joined Firm

  • 1987

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Drug Violations
  • DUI/DWI
  • Federal
  • Felonies
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Grand Jury Proceedings
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Misdemeanor
  • Sex Offenses
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Parole & Probation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1986

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Education

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1981
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1978
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Journalism

Honors and Awards

  • Robert O. Dawson Indigent Defense Distinguished Service Award, Recipient, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Director, 1999 - Present
  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, President, 1998 - 1999
  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Executive Vice President, 1997 - 1998
  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Secretary, 1996 - 1997
  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Arlington Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Tarrant County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1981 - 1987

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi