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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

  • As we close this chapter we can not thank David & his excellent staff enough for their encouragement & for representing my brother's integrity & his life. Thank You!!!

    “David & staff represented my family in my brother's wrongful death case. My brother was struck & killed in a cross walk in Ventura 2013 while he was riding his bike. We can not say enough wonderful thing's about David (and staff) during this very difficult time. His professionalism, understanding of our right's, his integrity, his support, his caring & personal attention gave us the strength to get through this emotional case. David pulled together a very strong defense & we were awarded the maximum amount for our circumstances. As we close this chapter we can not thank David & his excellent staff enough for their encouragement & for representing my brother's integrity & his life. ~ Thank You!!! ”

    Arlene

  • 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

  • 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