Also known as Rick Rivera

Ricardo Rivera

Ricardo Rivera

Criminal Defense Attorney
Clearwater, FL




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Client Reviews

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Succeeded at Attorneys Toughest Job: Not Guilty verdict for Innocent Client

Posted by: George 5 months ago.

Three years ago we presented Mr. Rivera with the most difficult case a criminal attorney will ever handle: an innocent client. My daughter had been...

Not Guilty!

Posted by: John almost 5 years ago.

Rick handled a very difficult DUI case for us. He walked us through the case, step by step. He offered ever option and was honest about all possible...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Ricardo. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Mark Lenny Mohammed
Mark Mohammed

Tampa, FL

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer. I worked with Rick for a number of years and he was hands down the hardest working attorney I have ever had the pleasure of...
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2006 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett


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BA - Bachelor of Arts in

State University of New York


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2005 Book Award (Evidence)

Florida State University

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2011 Young v. DHSMV

6th Judicial Circuit