Richard N. Margulies

Richard N. Margulies

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Recognized since 2008

Jacksonville, Florida

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Litigation - Labor and Employment

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Richard Margulies is Managing Principal of the Jacksonville, Florida office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Mr. Margulies has over 30 years of experience in counseling and representing employers in litigation matters and has been recognized by Chambers as a Ranked Practitioner, as a Best Lawyer in America (2008 – 2020), a Florida Super Lawyer (2008-2020) and is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Since graduating law school, Mr. Margulies' representation has resulted in establishing numerous case decisions favorable to management involving claims of individual and class-based discrimination, harassment, wrongful discharge, wage hour and pension benefits.
Among Mr. Margulies’ published works are "Employment Protection for Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault," The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel 15.11 (November 2007) [Co-Author], "Ms. Conceptions: The Rights of Pregnant Women in the Workplace," Florida Bar Journal 62 (January 1998) [Assisted in Updating Chapters], and "Employment Aspects of the Americans with Disabilities Act for CLE Administrators".

Mr. Margulies was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1986, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mr. Margulies graduated from the University of Virginia, with honors, in 1976. He received his J.D. from Stetson University College of Law in 1986.


  • 501 Riverside Avenue, Suite 902
    Jacksonville, FL 32202


  • Stetson University , J.D., graduated 1986
  • University of Virginia, BA, graduated 1976

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, The Florida Bar


  • Jacksonville Bar Association - Member
  • Society for Human Resource Management - Member

Jackson Lewis P.C.
Headquarters: New York, New York

256 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment

Special Focus

  • COVID-19
  • Management


  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed as Florida Super Lawyer for Labor & Employment Law 2008-2020

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Defense of COVID-19 related litigation

Defense of COVID-19 related litigation

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