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Richard Lawrence Shea

Richard Lawrence Shea

Practice areas:

Elder Law, Divorce & Separation, Trusts, Probate

About Me

I take pride in the relationship and personal representation I provide to my clients. If you want to work directly with your lawyer and not get passed off between junior Associates and paralegals contact The Shea Law Firm.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Elder Law: 75%
    15 years, 137 cases
  2. Trusts: 10%
    16 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 10%
  4. Probate: 5%
    15 years, 87 cases



Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

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    I worked with Rich for several years and found him to be a very capable and motivated worker. Rich is not only a highly capable attorney, but has a good aptitude for marketing his legal services and would be a credit to any organization.


    Edward Longinotti
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

The Shea Law Firm

9595 Six Pines Drive Suite 8210
The Woodlands, TX, 77380


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200805/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2007 Pro Bono Honor RollConnecticut Bar Association2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Shea Law Firm2004 - Present
AttorneyNirenstein, Horowitz & Associates2001 - 2004
Assistant AttorneyLaw Office of Donna Levine1999 - 2001

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Houston Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
The Woodlands Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2008 - Present
Hartford County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
ConfidentialProtected over $900,000
O`CONNELL, PACE AND COMPANY, P.C. vs. CHURCH OF GODJudgment for my client
Cave v. CavePending

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Connecticut Medicaid BlogIs Your Delay Causing a Breach of Contract?2009
The Connecticut Medicaid BlogConnecticut Medicaid for Married Couples2008

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJ.D.1999
Western Connecticut State UniversityHistoryB.A.1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Connecticut Medicaid WorkshopMedicaid EligibilityN/A