Craig Richards

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Tallahassee, FL

Morgan & Morgan
313 N Monroe St, Suite 401
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: 855-719-1863
Selected to Rising Stars: 2021
Licensed Since: 2015
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Defense (40%), Employment & Labor: Employee (30%), General Litigation (30%)
Attorney Profile

An attorney at Morgan & Morgan, Craig Richards focuses his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation. He also has an extensive background in representing clients in claims of workplace discrimination and other types of employment law matters. Mr. Richards is located in the national law firm’s office in Tallahassee, Florida, and he assists clients throughout the state.

Mr. Richards’s client base is largely made up of people who have incurred significant harm as the proximate result of the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities. The types of cases that he has handled in this regard have arisen out of such causes as inadequate security and other types of premises liability, motor vehicle crashes involving cars, motorcycles and commercial trucks, and similar catastrophic incidents. Mr. Richards’s courtroom skills have enabled him to obtain sizable jury awards for his clients after lengthy trials, and in other instances, he has been able to negotiate favorable settlements with defendants and their liability insurance providers outside of the courtroom.

As an undergraduate, Mr. Richards attended Florida State University in Tallahassee. While he was there, he was a member of the school’s varsity football team and was student body vice president before receiving degrees in international relations, political science, and interdisciplinary sciences. Mr. Richards then enrolled at Mississippi College School of Law, and in 2015, he was awarded his Juris Doctor. He is admitted to practice in Florida and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, and he has served on the board of directors of the Tallahassee Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Personal Injury - General: Defense
  • 30%Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 30%General Litigation
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense, Employment Law - Employee, Labor Law, Litigation

Selections

1 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2021

About Craig Richards

Admitted: 2015, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.forthepeople.com/attorneys/craig-richards/

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S Northern District Court of Florida
  • Tallahassee Bar Association, Board of Directors
  • Florida Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Florida

Educational Background

  • Florida State University, Bachelor of Science and Arts degrees majoring in International Relations, Political Science and Interdisciplinary Sciences

Verdicts/Settlements

  • Sarah Crawford v. U.S. Department of the Interior, $749,911.00, 2020
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Office Location for Craig Richards

313 N Monroe St
Suite 401
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone: 855-719-1863

Last Updated: 4/23/2021

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