Based out of Springfield, Georgia, Richard R. Rafter is one of Effingham County’s premier attorneys with experience in criminal, civil, divorce, and injury law. He is admitted to practice law in all of the courts in Georgia, including Probate Court, Magistrate Court, State Court, Superior Court, the Georgia Supreme Court and the Georgia Court of Appeals.
Attorney Rafter is also a member of the Federal Bar for the Southern District of Georgia and the United States Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Richard brings to his law practice over 25 years business experience, as well as experience in government contracting and logistics which he gained throughout his career in engineering, engineering management and shipbuilding.
Richard has practiced law in Springfield for over 14 years and handles cases in the areas of family law, criminal law, wills, trusts, estates, probate law, divorce, injury and real estate law. Put your trust in Richard R. Rafter, an experienced attorney in Springfield with a wide array of practice areas.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2003||08/04/2019|
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|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
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|State Bar of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|John Marshall Law School, Atlanta||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|University of South Florida||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1987|
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