Richard A. Farrier , Jr. - K&L Gates

Richard A. Farrier , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Richard Farrier is a partner in the firm’s Charleston office where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. He has tried numerous cases in jury and nonjury settings and has successfully resolved litigation through pre-trial dismissals and settlements. Mr. Farrier has represented clients ranging from international insurance companies and oil conglomerates to national for-profit hospitals to local developers, investors, and closely held corporations. These cases have involved claims of ground water contamination, patent infringement, unfair competition and trade practices, violations of healthcare regulations, breaches of contract or fiduciary duties, partnership and shareholder disputes, thefts of trade secrets, bad faith denial of insurance coverage, and other allegations of improper conduct in business transactions.

The CitadelBA University of South Carolina School of LawJ.D.

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of South Carolina

Office Location

134 Meeting Street, Suite 500
Charleston, SC 29401
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Bet-the-Company Litigation of the Charleston-SC Metro Area
Richard A. Farrier, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Complex Litigation)