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Lola Stradford Richey

Workers compensation Attorney at Greenville, SC

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 28 years
    State SC
    Acquired 1996
    Good Standing No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Lola

Learn Lola’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Workers compensation
    If you have been injured at work, you need the right attorney with the right answers that can help. You need a legal team with the experience, the dedication and commitment to help you win your case. Burns / Scars Electrocution / Electric Injuries Lost Limbs and Amputations Toxic Exposure Shoulder Injuries Repetitive Strain Carpal Tunnel / Wrist Pain Product & Machine Injuries Psychological and Depression Neck and Back Spinal Cord Brain Trauma Slip and Fall Arm and Foot

    25 years

  2. Personal injury

    10 years

  3. Social Security & Disability
    Attorney Lola Richey recognizes that applying for Social Security disability benefits can be a complicated, confusing and time consuming process. Our experienced law firm understands the physical, financial and emotional stress that results from one’s disability and their corresponding inability to work. We are here to guide you through every step of the application process. We help individuals get the Social Security Disability benefits that they need.

    19 years

  4. Car accident

  5. Trucking accident

Lola S. Richey is a partner of Richey and Richey, P.A. Ms. Richey focuses her practice with cases involving workers’ compensation law, workplace injuries, Social Security disability, and motor vehicle accident cases.
She has extensive trial experience representing disabled people before the Social Security Administration and injured workers before the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission. Ms. Richey has successfully tried numerous difficult and complex Social Security and workers’ compensation cases to completion. She is committed to assure all people obtain justice and fair treatment.
Ms. Richey holds an undergraduate degree from Winthrop University with a B.S. in Business Administration, with Accounting Concentration. 
Ms. Richey is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Maryland. She received her law degree (J.D.) from the University of South Carolina School of Law, a Masters of Taxation (LL.M.) from the University of Florida College of Law, and Master of Arts in Practical Ministry (MAPM) from Erskine Theological Seminary
Ms. Richey is a member the SC Bar (Workers' Compensation Section), the SC Workers' Compensation Educational Association, Injured Workers’ Advocates, and Approved Instructor for SC Department of Insurance. 
Ms. Richey has been a seminar speaker for the National Business Institute and Sterling Education. She has spoken on topics with workers' compensation and Social Security disability.
She served in the United States Naval Reserves from 1987 to 2000 and finished her military as a Lieutenant (LT).
Practice Areas:
Workers' Compensation and all Workplace Injury Litigation
Social Security Disability.


Richey and Richey, P.A.
33 Market Point Drive
Greenville, SC, 29607

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Posted by Tavaris B. | November 15, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Phenomenal Work
There isn't enough stars to show how much I appreciate what attorney Lola Richey and her firm did, and I highly recommend her to anyone. I was not disappointed. She handled my case with a kind but straightforward approach. I met with her, and I'm extremely impressed. I appreciate how she leaves no stone unturned, very resourceful, while exhibiting a high degree of negotiation skills. I greatly appreciate the work and efficiency that she and her team provided me I highly recommend anyone who is looking for solidified representation to contact Lola Richey to discuss your concerns.
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-33%


AVVO RATING 9.5 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Richey and Richey, P.A.
  • 1998 - Present


  • Erskine Theological Seminary
  • Master of Arts in Practical Ministry - MAPM
  • 2021
  • University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1996
  • University of South Carolina School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Bobby Nathan Adams vs. Social Security
  • Remand
  • Martinez v. Thalle Construction
  • Verdict for Worker
  • In re Hilda Marie Watts
  • Stay lifted


  • Injured Workers’ Advocates
  • Legislative Committee
  • 2017 - Present
  • South Carolina Bar
  • Workers' Compensation Section
  • 2007 - Present
  • SC Workers' Compensation Educational Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2020
  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019
  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2007
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Speaking Engagements

  • Workers' Compensation Law and Practice
  • Workers' Compensation
  • 2016
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • 2016
  • Social Security Disability Boot Camp
  • Attorneys Fees - Sources and Methods of Recovery
  • 2014
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (2)
Endorse Lola
Workers compensation Attorney | Jul 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. She is an outstanding workers' compensation attorney!"
Workers compensation Attorney | Mar 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Very knowledgeable and I highly recommend her."
Social Security & Disability Attorney | Feb 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Lola is an experienced personal injury and Social Security disability lawyer in Greenville, SC and I recently had an opportunity to speak with her on the phone to discuss trends in Social Security law and our experiences trying cases. It is obvious that Lola is a passionate advocate for her disability clients and she offers a personal level of service that the national "TV lawyers" cannot. I would not hesitate to recommend Lola to anyone in the Greenville area and if you are in need of a knowledgeable and determined lawyer to pursue your claim, you would be wise to call upon her."
Social Security & Disability
Greenville Workers compensation Lawyer Lola Stradford Richey
Lola Stradford Richey
Workers compensation Attorney
Greenville, SC
Licensed for 28 years
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