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David Richard


Over 25 Years of Experience

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.


  • 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


  • 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 our experienced personal injury attorneys today!

Learn If We Are The Right Fit for You

  • Attention
    We limit our case load for personal attention.
  • Accessibility
    We offer night and weekend availability.
  • Convenience
    We provide home or hospital visits.
  • Diligence
    We never leave a stone unturned.

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