Mr. Engel, a seasoned attorney at Malik and Associates, PLLC, specializes in the intricate realm of family law and divorce proceedings. His legal journey is marked by a profound dedication to his craft, fortified by a wealth of experience.
Prior to joining Malik and Associates, Mr. Engel contributed his legal acumen to Bailey & Galyen’s Dallas office. His extensive career portfolio also features a successful solo practice in Dallas, initiated in 2004. The inception of his legal career saw Mr. Engel serving as a clerk for a distinguished divorce judge in Spokane, WA. Here, he honed his understanding of the intricacies of family law.
In his early career, Mr. Engel zealously represented indigent criminal defendants in misdemeanor cases, including those involving domestic violence, within the confines of Seattle Municipal Court. Additionally, he lent his skills to Spokane County, serving as an intern in the prosecution of criminal offenses. This multifaceted background uniquely equips him to navigate the complexities of family law.
Mr. Engel's academic prowess is underscored by dual Bachelor's degrees from the University of Washington, where he majored in English and Political Science. His legal journey continued at Gonzaga University School of Law, culminating in his graduation in 2003. During his time at law school, Mr. Engel volunteered as an associate editor for the Law Review team and was a distinguished member of the Moot Court team.
His remarkable legal career encompasses a plethora of litigation experience, with notable decisions in domestic dispute cases on record in both Texas and Washington State. At his Dallas, Texas practice, Mr. Engel's expertise extends to divorce, family law, and estate planning. Beyond his professional commitments, Eric finds solace in the finer pursuits of life, including literature, jogging, piano, Astronomy, and a profound fascination with aviation.