U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
With his extensive workers’ compensation experience, Richard provides a rapid and coordinated response to catastrophic injuries. This involves a complete team to assess, confront, and mitigate exposure to the client. This process results in millions of dollars of savings to his clients.
Richard also serves as outside senior counsel for clients. He provides oversight and guidance in complex litigation across the state of Florida, assisting clients and other attorneys.
Richard has a successful record of representing clients in cases with complex issues and significant financial exposure. He is Board Certified in workers’ compensation, AV Preeminent rated by Martindale Hubbell, and has been listed multiple times in Florida Super Lawyers.
A native of the Jacksonville areas, Richard and his wife have one daughter who is in college. They enjoy traveling, outdoor activities, and good wine.
The Florida Bar
The Jacksonville Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Chairman of the Primerus Defense Institute (PDI) Executive Committee
Jacksonville Defense Lawyers Association (past president)
E. Robert Williams Inn of Court (founding member)
Board Certified in Workers Compensation by the Florida Bar
Certified Circuit Court Mediator by the Florida Bar
AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Florida Legal Elite
Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2020
Recipient of the E. Robert Williams Inn of Court Professionalism and Excellence Award (2016)
B.A., Emory University, 1977
J.D., Emory Law School, 1982