Richard Edmund Hawkins

Richard Edmund Hawkins

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney

Las Vegas, NV





No Misconduct


English , Spanish , Arabic

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1282 questions answered.

About Me

I am an attorney, an Economics professor, and a software developer. My practice today consists primarily of bankruptcy and business law, and the related fields, such as mortgage modification, short sales and debt settlement. In addition to my law degree, I hold a Ph.D. in Economcis and Statistics (thus the references to "Doc" and "dochawk.".) I taught at Penn State for five years...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (33%-45%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Very unprofessional and unresponsive

Posted by: a Chapter 11 client 5 months ago.

Attorney Hawkins impressed me as an extremely knowledgable attorney. He was easy to talk with, had a good grasp of the variables involved in each...
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David Samuel Shevitz
David Shevitz

Los Angeles, CA

9 days ago

Relationship: Other

Mr. Hawkins is a zealous advocate for his clients and possesses a strong understanding of bankruptcy law. In order to most effectively counsel his...
Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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1989 License Status: Attorney Active for the state of Nevada.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/10/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – 2000

University of Northern Iowa


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1999 PhD - Doctorate in Economics & Statistics

Iowa State University


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2008- present Member

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2004 The economics of open source software for a competitive firm, Why give it away for free?


Speaking Engagements

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2000 Microsoft and Due Process in Antitrust Proceedings

at Antitrust Expert for News Article

1999 Microsoft Antitrust (Panel Expert)

at Interview: Ask Antitrust Experts About Microsoft

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