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Richard Clark May

Probate Attorney at Vero Beach, FL

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  • State Years
    Florida - FL 47 years
    Tennessee - TN 30 years
  • Licensed for 47 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1976
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State TN
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Suspended No misconduct found

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

About Richard

Learn Richard’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Probate
    30%

    47 years, 140 cases

  2. Elder law
    20%

    18 years, 85 cases

  3. General practice
    20%
    Counseling on Various Civil Law matters with the exception of Family Law. Wills, Probate, Powers of Attorney, Veterans and Medicaid Planning, Social Security Disability and Trusts.

    25 years, 1,200 cases

  4. Wills and living wills
    20%

    47 years, 1,200 cases

  5. Guardianship
    10%

    36 years, 85 cases

 

I have been a practicing attorney in Florida  and Tennessee for many years, in a variety of areas with a significant focus on civil litigation. I have recently allowed my license in TN to lapse, as I now permanently reside in Vero Beach,FL. My practice is now focused on providing legal services for Seniors, including elder law, and private general civil practice. I have 39 years experience in Florida Civil practice, including litigation,business, insurance,products liability, construction law, wills and probate.

Location

Richard May and Associates
2975 20th St.
Suite G
Vero Beach, FL, 32960-3097

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.2 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Richard May & Associates
  • 2013 - Present
  • President
  • Whelchel, May and Associates
  • 1998 - 2010
  • Attorney
  • Richard C. May, Attorney
  • 1995 - 1998
  • Owner
  • Richard C. May, P.A.
  • 1978 - 1994
  • Associate
  • Stanley, Wines, Roth, Williams and Smith
  • 1976 - 1978
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Education

  • The University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor
  • 1975
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1971

Associations

  • Florida Bar, Elder Law Section
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 1997 - 2010
  • Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
  • Member
  • 1976 - 1995
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • 1976 - 2011
  • Knoxville Bat Asociation
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • BV Rating
  • Matindale Hubbel
  • 2014
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
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Speaking Engagements

  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
  • Arbitration Law in Tennessee
  • 2011

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Elder law Attorney | Aug 13
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Ric is one of the finest and trustworthy attorney I've had the pleasure of knowing. I highly recommend him."
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Vero Beach Probate Lawyer Richard Clark May
Richard Clark May
Probate Attorney
Vero Beach, FL
Licensed for 47 years