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Richard Dinnebier knew I regarded divorce as a "filthy business". While I still do, I have to say that he kept things as "clean" as he could, given the circumstances. No matter how heated things became during this terrible time in my life, Mr. Dinnebier kept professional and fair, even regarding my ex. He never stooped to putdowns. He acted respectfully in a field where many don't. The opposing attorney in my case was the opposite, as dirty and low-down as one could behave, completely arrogant with no reason to be, and I believe this has a lot to do with why I "won" my case. When I initially asked around for an attorney who would put the needs of my child first, Mr. Dinnebier was immediately recommended to me. There were times when I didn't always want to face reality, but Mr. Dinnebier worked with me to help me understand my situation, choices, and possible outcomes. He was a very good listener and really came to know my situation inside and out. He was very direct and straightforward, but I didn't feel he lacked compassion. Even though he'd done this work for such a long time, I never felt he was complacent about my case. As this branch of law goes, I think Mr. Dinnebier is a good egg. There are many bad eggs out there. If you need someone to tirelessly work with you and for you, he's great. If you need someone to tell you what you want to hear all the time and put down the other party, he's not your man. I always thought he was calling things exactly as he saw them, even when I didn't agree or wasn't ready to hear it. In retrospect, I knew he had my interest at heart. Mr. Dinnebier gave me practical advice, sometimes even relationship advice during such a messy time, but he was never ugly. I respected this and I felt I was being protected and he was on my side for the best possible outcome for my child. This was very important to me and I had a difficult case, but Mr. Dinnebier, with his expertise, got a good result for me.
Mr. Dinnebier handled my divorce in 2013-14. He is knowledgeable and so trustworthy that my ex ended up asking me to double check what HIS attorney told HIM with Mr. Dinnebier during the process. I am a pretty low key person, and Mr. Dinnebier understood my need to keep the process as calm as possible. Also, he knows when to get aggressive for my benefit. I highly recommend Mr. Dinnebier.
This attorney has years of experience and has been fair and ethical thorughout a long, long divorce. Communication has been excellent. One good sign; other attorneys and courthouse personnel all seem to know and like him. At times, I wish he was a cutthroat attorney but that was my anger and his approach was to get through the process with as few hassles and fights as possible. The opposing party was constantly hostile and unreasonable but he kept to the plan and seemed to really care about his clients best interests. If your goal is to damage someone you may do better elsewhere but if you want to come out with the best possible postion, I would recommend him.
Funny, I just had dinner with several good friends 2 nights ago. They could not thank me enough for the referral of Richard Dinnebier for their divorce or their children's and several of their friends divorce! The comments that he is amazing, honest, knows the law and his work, professional,can turn any situation into a resolution.
People who have fired other attorneys, say, that he is outstanding. I know Richard on a personal level, and is by far the nicest person you will meet. From that night, I had 7 people that had used Richard and could not thank me enough for such a great attorney! That makes you feel good. Especially when you refer an attorney!!
Richard is an outstanding, wonderful person and he has helped so many people get a good result in such a traumatic time in their life! I highly recommend and am lucky to know him. Richard has helped me twice personally, and I will never forget how he handled each situation, he is awesome!
Richard Dinnebier did my divorce several years ago and I recommend him unequivocally. He was professional, knowledgeable and always returned my calls in a timely manner when I had questions. He knows family law inside and out, and always was a calm and effective advocate for my interests. Divorce is never pleasant but I believe Mr. Dinnebier made my experience as painless as possible while getting me the best outcome. When the process was complete, he hand-wrote a note on my final invoice: “Please do not hesitate to contact me with any additional questions.” I have recommended him to several friends, and everyone has been completely impressed with him and his work. I highly recommend him.