Attorney Demarcus Ward was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. Ward earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of North Texas (UNT). At UNT, he earned top Magna Cum Laude academic honors and was also the Outstanding Student of the Year for the Department of Economics. Mr. Ward earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence (law degree) from the Texas Tech University School of Law in Lubbock, Texas, where he earned a full-tuition scholarship and served as a Regents Scholar. During law school, Ward earned a position on the Texas Tech Law Review and performed exceptionally in numerous Trial Advocacy competitions.
Prior to creating The Ward Law Group, Ward spent years an Assistant District Attorney and prosecutor at the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office. Here, Ward won countless jury trials including Capital Murder, Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Robbery, Evading Arrest, Assault Public Servant, and Assault Family Violence. While at the DA’s Office, Ward also had numerous trials before the Court and successfully argued hearings regarding the legality of police detentions, searches, and seizures. Now, he utilizes that experience to better serve his clients.
Prior to his work at the DA’s Office, Ward worked as a Litigation Attorney for a major Dallas law firm. There, he handled cases involving premises liability, auto and truck accident injury, construction-site injury, and more.