Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick Attorneys Are Ready to Help
Whether you have a simple question about a legal matter or you need dedicated, experienced representation in complex litigation, the attorneys at Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick are ready to help you.
Several of our attorneys have years of experience at large law firms with national and international clients. All of our attorneys grew up in rural Texas and they bring those small-town values of honesty and hard work to every client relationship. If you’d like to feel confident that you have a partner in solving your legal issue, call the attorneys of Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick today at 800-929-1725 or send us an email through our contact form.
Our Firm’s shareholders are:
John D. Perches. Mr. Perches has been a practicing attorney licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 1994 and a member of the firm since 1999. He represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of litigation matters, and his experience includes diverse areas of civil litigation including personal injury, probate, family, consumer protection, and title insurance litigation.In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Perches routinely handles criminal defense matters and has served as a court appointed special prosecutor.
Philip J. Hundl. Mr. Hundl represents clients in a variety of industries including oil services, banking, real estate investments, manufacturing companies, family farming and ranching operations and private individuals. His practice encompasses a range of areas from landowner condemnation/eminent domain, civil litigation, real estate and commercial transactions, estate planning and probate . Before returning to his hometown of Wharton, Mr. Hundl practiced law with the international law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP, in its San Antonio and Houston offices, primarily in the areas of products liability, commercial litigation and international arbitration.
I. Ray Kerlick, Jr. Mr. Kerlick has been a practicing attorney licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 1994 and began practicing with the firm in 2007. Mr. Kerlick represents individuals and entities in a wide variety of litigation matters. Mr. Kerlick has thirteen years of experience in insurance coverage and insurance claims litigation, representing both insurers and policyholders. Mr. Kerlick’s current practice also includes an extensive range of civil litigation including commercial, real estate, personal injury, probate, and family litigation. In addition to his civil litigation practice, Mr. Kerlick handles criminal defense matters. Before returning to practice in Wharton, Mr. Kerlick was a partner with the firm of Royston, Rayzor, Vickery & Williams, L.L.P. in Houston, primarily practicing in the fields of insurance, commercial, and maritime litigation.
Larry E. Wadler retired in February 2018. He is of counsel to Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick. Mr. Wadler represents clients in a variety of industries including oil services, banking, real estate investments, insurance, manufacturing companies, farming and ranching operations and private individuals. His practice encompasses a range of areas from, real estate and commercial transactions, both planning and execution, estate planning and probate.
After completing his legal education in 1960 Mr. Wadler returned to his home town to practice and has been at the same location for 47 years. He received his Juris Doctorate law degree from the University of Texas, College of Law. Mr. Wadler is admitted to practice law in all state courts of Texas.
Of Counsel Attorneys
Rachel L. Rust is of counsel to Wadler, Perches, Hundl & Kerlick. Ms. Rust has been a practicing attorney licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 1995 and with the Virginia State Bar since 1996. She represents individuals in a wide range of family law matters, including pre-nuptial and separation agreements, divorces, custody modifications, probate issues, collaborative law, and she conducts mediation. Ms. Rust works to resolve issues in ways that are respectful and productive.
Kari Lutringer represents individuals and entities in a variety of industries including real estate, farming and ranching operations, oilfield services, banking and financial services and private individuals. Her focus is on transactional work, including estate planning, real estate, corporate and other general transactional matters.
Fiona Goodison is of counsel to the Firm. Ms. Goodison has been a member of the State Bar of Texas since 2002. She’s a graduate of Rice University, and she meets clients at our Fulshear office.
Audra B. Smith, formerly Audra Rod, is an associate attorney at the firm. She is a practicing attorney licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 2014. Audra is also admitted to practice in the Southern District of Texas.
Shea A. Krauskopf is an associate attorney with the firm and will be primarily located in our planned Bay City office. Until that office opens, Mr. Krauskopf is meeting clients at the Wharton office. He has been licensed with the State Bar of Texas since 2019.
Offices in Wharton County and Fort Bend County
Our main office is located in Wharton, Texas, and we have other offices in El Campo in Wharton County and in Fulshear and Richmond, in Fort Bend County. We meet with clients in El Campo, Fulshear and in Richmond by appointment only.