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Richard Pachter

Richard Pachter

Practice areas:

White Collar Crime, Litigation, Consumer Protection, Securities & Investment Fraud

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. White Collar Crime: 50%
  2. Consumer Protection: 20%
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Securities & Investment Fraud: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Joseph E Maloney

    I endorse this lawyer. Richard Pachter was a highly respected prosecutor for the US Department of Justice, and well-regarded by his colleagues.


    Joseph Maloney Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Dakin Neville Ferris

    I enthusiastically endorse this lawyer! Richard is as sharp a lawyer as one could ever meet, with a brilliant sense of humor to boot. One could not ask for a more knowledgeable, thoughtful and creative lawyer.


    Dakin Ferris Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Law Offices of Richard Pachter

500 Capitol Mall.
Suite 2200
Sacramento, CA, 95814


NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 198503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerStevens & O'Connell LLP1997 - 2008
Assistant U.S. AttorneyUnited States Attorney's Office Eastern District Of California1994 - 1997
AttorneyGibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP1987 - 1993
Law ClerkThe United States District Court For The Central District Of California1985 - 1987

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Georgetown UniversityForeign ServiceB.S.F.S.,1981