Gary B. Richardson - Upton & Hatfield LLP

Gary B. Richardson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 603-224-7791

Gary focuses his practice on representing individuals (and their families) who have been injured as a result of medical malpractice or other negligence.

With more than 37 years of experience as a trial lawyer, town moderator, and legislator, Gary is well positioned to represent clients against powerful, special interest groups — with the depth and firm resources to handle complex, protracted litigation.

He has extensive experience representing plaintiffs in state and federal courts. Some significant cases include:

  • Overturning New Hampshire's Products Liability Statute as unconstitutional - Kidder v. Jean-Guy’s Used Cars and Parts, Inc., 123 N.H. 512, (1983)

  • A landmark decision involving hostile work environment in a sexual harassment case - Chamberlin v. 101 Realty, Inc., 915 F.2d 777 (1st Cir. 1990)

  • Representing in front of the U.S. Supreme Court a woman who died of AIDS following a blood transfusion - American Red Cross v. S.G. and A.E., 505 U.S. 247 (1992).

A frequent guest speaker at CLE programs on medical malpractice and personal injury litigation, Gary has received Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for ability and ethics, and has been listed in Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America® in medical malpractice since 2007 and personal injury law since 1995. He is a member and former president of the New Hampshire Association for Justice, and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Middlebury CollegeAB 1967Boston College Law SchoolJ.D. 1970
NH Association for JusticeNH House of Representatives

Office Location

10 Centre Street
P.O. Box 1090
Concord, NH 03302-1090
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Concord Metro Area
Gary B. Richardson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Male