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Bob Richardson

Bob Richardson

Practice areas:

Social Security, Personal Injury

  • Austin, TX

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    35 years, 1.8 thousand cases
  2. Social Security: 50%
    30 years, 7 thousand cases

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Contact Info

Bob Richardson Law Firm

812 San Antonio St.
Suite. 510
Austin, TX, 78701

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXInactive 197405/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV Distingushed Very High Legal Ability/Ethical StandardsMartindale-Hubbell2011
Outstanding Service and LeadershipPeers in the Fifth Circuit Organization of Social Security Claimants' Repersentatives1994
CommendationMental Health and Retardation Staff award Texas MHMR1989
CommendationUniversity of Texas Faculty1987
CommendationMothers Against Drunk Drivers1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Bob Richardson Law Firm1988 - Present
Elected State Representative six yearsTexas House of Representatives1985 - 1990
PartnerBlackwood and Richardson Law Offices1977 - 1988
Criminal ProsecutorTravis County Attorney's Office1975 - 1977
TV anchorman and news reporterKTBC Radio/TV1969 - 1975

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
University of Texas Longhorn FoundationCourtside Club2004 - Present
Fifth Circuit Organization of Social Security Claimants' RepresentativesFounder and elected President by peers for 8 years1996 - 2004
State Bar College of the State Bar of Texas"Fellow" Outstanding Continuing Legal Education1996 - Present
Capital Area Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1979 - Present
Austin Bar AssociationMember1975 - Present
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
American Association for JusticememberN/A
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesFormer National Board Member elected by peers for 8 yearsN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Update to MembersSocial Security Disability Update to Members1995
Personal update to Social Security Disability practitionersSocial Security Disability Update Newsletter1994

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Vanderbilt UniversityPolitical Science and EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1969
Facultad de Filosofia y Letras de La Universidad de MadridN/ASpanish studies through Vanderbilt UniversityN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
People's Law SchoolSocial Security Disability and Personal Injury2010
NBI Conference on Social Security DisabilitySocial Security Disability Law2010
People's Law SchoolSocial Security Disabiity and Personal Injury2009
FOSSCR Social Security Disability DevelopmentsCourse Director Social Security Disability Developments2009
People's Law SchoolSocial Security Disabiity and Personal Injury2008