Ricky is a native of New Orleans. He graduated summa cum laude from Loyola University in 1999, earning a B.B.A. in economics and a minor in history. While at Loyola, he was a four-year letterman on the Wolfpack baseball team. He received his J.D. from the Columbia University School of Law in 2002. While at Columbia, he was twice named a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
Ricky has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America® for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants and by New Orleans CityBusiness for Leadership in Law. He was selected as a "Top Lawyer" in New Orleans by New Orleans Magazine for Medical Malpractice Law and named to Super Lawyers® Louisiana 2016.
Ricky practices in the Casualty and Professional Liability section of Bradley Murchison Kelly & Shea LLC. His current practice focuses primarily in the health care field, representing physicians, hospitals and other health care providers in medical malpractice claims, EMTALA disputes, premises liability claims, and board investigations.