Rick Richmond

Rick Richmond

Larson LLP

Recognized since 2023

Los Angeles, California

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

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Rick Richmond is an acclaimed trial lawyer who has tried more than 30 cases to verdict and argued nearly 20 appeals. For over 35 years, Rick has been fighting for his clients—prosecuting and defending hundreds of crucial, cutting-edge disputes in federal and state courts, federal and local administrative proceedings, and private arbitrations. A true generalist, Rick has fought for his clients in a wide range of civil matters. His commercial representations often involve breach of contract, fraud, complex partnership and other business relationships, and class actions. On the criminal side, Rick has defended clients against misdemeanor and felony charges, including successful representation of a client in a first-degree murder trial.

  • 555 South Flower Street, 30th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90071
  • George Washington University, J.D., graduated 1986
  • Brigham Young University, B.S., graduated 1983
Bar Admissions
  • California, The State Bar of California
  • Colorado, The Colorado Bar
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers - Board of Governors
  • Criminal Justice Legal Foundation - Chair and Trustee
  • The Los Angeles Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society - Member and Former Chair
  • The Chancery Club of Los Angeles - Member
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S.D.C Central District of California
  • U.S.D.C Eastern District of California
  • U.S.D.C Northern District of California
  • U.S.D.C Southern District of California
  • U.S.D.C District of Columbia
  • U.S.D.C. District of Arizona
  • U.S.D.C. District of Colorado
  • U.S.D.C. Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S.D.C. Western District of Wisconsin

Larson LLP
Headquarters: Los Angeles, California

9 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

5 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Commercial Litigation
  • The Legal 500, "Intellectual Property – Trade Secrets" (2017-2021"
  • The Legal 500, "General Commercial Disputes" (2020)
  • Daily Journal, "Top Verdicts" (2022 and 2020)
  • Daily Journal, "California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY) Award" (2017 and 2019)
  • Daily Journal, "Top 100 Lawyers in California" (2015-2017)
  • Daily Journal, "Top IP Lawyers" (2017)
  • Law 360, "Legal Lion" (2019)
  • Law 360, "Technology MVPs" (2016)
  • The National Law Journal, "Intellectual Property Trailblazers" (2017)
  • The National Law Journal, "Winning Litigator" (2017)
  • The American Lawyer, "Litigator of the Week" (2016)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Top Litigators & Trial Lawyers" (2019)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Leaders in Law: Intellectual Property Attorneys" (2018)
  • BTI Consulting, "Client Service All-Star" (2017-2018)
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Appellate Practice
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property


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