His work in DWI defense has been recognized by Minnesota Law & Politics, who named Derek a “Rising Star” six times between 2005-2013. In 2014, he was recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the area of DWI/DUI defense by the same publication. His victory in the Minnesota Court of Appeals DWI license revocation case Jones v. Commissioner of Public Safety was featured in a cover story of Minnesota Lawyer in 2005, and he was one of the lead attorneys representing all Minnesota drivers in the Intoxilyzer 5000EN “Source Code” litigation from 2009-2012. He has argued numerous DWI cases to the Minnesota Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, and has been interviewed by local newspapers, radio stations, and TV stations for his work in DWI cases.
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