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I have been in private practice concentrating in criminal defense and personal injury cases since 1972.


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 34%
  2. DUI & DWI: 33%
  3. Personal Injury: 33%

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Richard P. Bricken, P.A.

317 West Patrick Street
Frederick, MD, 21701


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ADR MediatorDistrict Court of Maryland1990 - Present
Volunteer CASA WorkerCourt Appointed Special Advocates (Casa)2002 - 2014
Assistant State's AttorneyMontgomery County State's Attorney1972 - 1975
Assistant State's AttorneyBaltimore City State's Attorney's Office1969 - 1971
Association namePosition nameDuration
Frederick County Defense BarFounding Member1991 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Frederick County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Frederick Association of Plaintiffs LawyersFounding MemberN/A
Frederick County Defense BarPast President2007 - 2007
Publication nameTitleDate
Attorney Advertising and the First AmendmentAttorney Advertising and the First AmendmentN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
University of MarylandN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1966