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About Attorney David A. Richard

Founder of Richard | Bartlett Lawyers

Mr. Richard, the founder of Richard | Bartlett Lawyers, has established himself as a passionate advocate for personal injury victims for more than 25 years. Over this time, he has secured more than $100 million in compensation for our clients and is prepared to go to trial on behalf of his clients in order to obtain fair compensation.

David RichardEducation

  • University of California- Berkeley - Awarded B.A. in 1982 with Double Majors
  • Pepperdine University School of Law - Awarded J.D. in 1986

Professional Licenses

  • State Bar of California- 1987
  • United States District Court - Southern District of California - 1989
  • United States District Court - Central District of California - 1990

Work History

  • Halde, O'Connor & Richard - Partner: 1987-1993
  • Law Offices of David A. Richard- Principal/Owner: 1993 to 2015
  • Richard | Bartlett Lawyers: 2015 to present

Professional Associations

  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Academy of Trial Attorneys- Premier 100
  • Ventura County Bar Association
  • Santa Barbara County Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
  • The William L. Gordon American Inn of Court (past member)
  • The Jerome H. Berenson American Inn of Court (past member)
  • Faria Beach Homeowners Association- Past President

Recent Settlements and Verdicts

  • $2.5 Million - Rear end auto accident
  • $1.7 Million - Truck v. auto accident
  • $1.6 Million - Auto v. pedestrian accident

Hobbies/Interests

  • Surfing, swimming, bicycling, travelling, spending time with my wife, Shannon, and our two children

We offer free consultations and are available for emergency legal services. If you find yourself in need of help, contact us today!


Hear What Our Clients
Have To Say

  • I would recommend him to anyone who needed an accident/injury attorney.

    “David Richard was recommended to me. Both him and his staff have been very nice, efficient and helpful when questions have come up. I would recommend him to anyone who needed an accident/injury attorney. ”

    Amber

  • They are strong, well versed lawyers and very nice people. Would definitely go to them again with any legal needs.

    “Dave and Nichole were very professional and diligent with my case. Over the course of the 3 years I worked with them, they answered all questions in a timely manner and guided me through every step of the arduous process. They are strong, well versed lawyers and very nice people. Would definitely go to them again with any legal needs. ”

    Luc

  • He spent as much time with me as I needed, listened and answered questions.

    “David Richard was very patient & helpful. He spent as much time with me as I needed, listened and answered questions. ”

    Chloe

  • I would highly recommend them to anyone with legal needs. Thank you so much to David and his team.

    “David Richards was recommended to me after I was involved in an auto-accident. He was nothing short of amazing. It took some time to get everything sorted out, but David was diligent and persistent. I was very impressed with his dedication to my case. Him and his staff were professional, helpful and knowledgeable! I would highly recommend them to anyone with legal needs. Thank you so much to David and his team. ”

    Sara

  • His knowledge and experience were a great help to us. By keeping us up-to-date on our case, we never felt out of the loop.

    “David Richard provided us with the thorough service that we desired. His knowledge and experience were a great help to us. By keeping us up-to-date on our case, we never felt out of the loop. ”

    LT