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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.

Attorney David A. 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, traveling, 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

  • He was genuine, listened well and handled all the necessary details. Plus communicative. For me this was stress-free. In much appreciation.

    “Mr. Richard handle the entire case with efficiency, professionalism and speed. I have heard these types of cases take at least 2 or more years, this took 14 month! He was genuine, listened well and handled all the necessary details. Plus communicative. For me this was stress-free. In much appreciation. ”

    Patricia

  • We are very satisfied by the outcome of our case and would definitely recommend David Richard to family and friends.

    “After a violent auto accident, my wife and I had recommended to us the David Richard Law offices. We met with David and were very impressed with him and hired him to handle our case. Mr. Richard and his staff are very courteous and professional. My phone calls were always successful in answering my questions. We are very satisfied by the outcome of our case and would definitely recommend David Richard to family and friends.”

    John

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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