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|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||1988||02/26/2017|
|Owner||Law Offices of Richard Copeland, LLC||2009 - Present|
|Shareholder||Downs & Copeland, P.C.||2004 - 2009|
|Shareholder||Plunkett & Gibson, Inc.||1988 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Colorado Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Southwest Colorado Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas||Member||1988 - Present|
|San Antonio Bar Association||Member||1988 - 2008|
|Texas Association of Defense Counsel||Member||1988 - 2004|
|Durango Herald||Colorado Survival Statute Adds Insult to Fatal Injuries||2010|
|Durango Herald||Support this Law||2007|
|The Colorado Lawyer||Review of "The Litigator's Guide to Electronic Evidence & Technology||2007|
|Durango Herald||Colorado Drivers Shorted on Underinsured Motorist Coverage||2006|
|2003 TADC Spring Meeting||The DTPA: Background, Recent Cases, and Legislative Environment||2003|
|1992 University of Houston Law Foundation Personal Injury Seminar||Personal Injury Litigation Under the DTPA||1992|
|University of Texas School of Law||Law||Juris Doctor||1988|
|Southwest Texas State University||Political Science||M.Ed.||1984|
|Southwest Texas State University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1978|
|University Of Texas||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Consumer Protection Certification Course||Recent Deceptive Trade Developments||2001|
|Annual Meeting of the Texas Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters||Recent Deceptive Trade Developments||2001|
|2000 Winter Meeting||Deceptive Trade Practice Act||2000|
|2000 Fall Meeting of the San Antonio Claims Association||Deceptive Trade Practice Act||2000|
Posted by Wilson
Richard has a knack for explaining legal terms and outcomes so that I could understand and make sense of them. His easygoing persona made it a pleasure to work with him. Richard is a very tactically creative lawyer which helped in resolving our lawsuit in a speedy manner.
I would highly recommend Richard to anyone who is looking for an Attorney.
Posted by anonymous
Mr. Copeland became my friend after he represented me in a law suit that lasted over two years.
He is the type of person who takes his time in explaining the court’s procedures and makes it so that the average layman can understand.
The other thing that I liked about Mr. Copland is that when you are in a law suit you are sometimes driven by emotion and cannot see a matter from a logical viewpoint, he explains the matter in a way that helps you understand what the courts are looking for.
I would strongly recommend Mr. Copland to anyone in need of a good attorney.
Posted by anonymous
My case was a personal injury accident which took place in Durango, Co.
I was referred to Mr. Copeland by another lawyer who backed out of my case at the last moment. I talked with Mr. Copeland via telephone many times before I met him. Mr. Copeland maintained contact with me and kept me informed as to how the case was progressing.
I met Mr. Copeland for the first time when he came to Michigan with the opposing lawyer to take depositions. Mr. Copeland sat down and explained what was going to take place at the deposition.
The next time that I met with Mr. Copeland was in Denver in June of 2008 for a mediation hearing. Mr. Copeland led us through the hearing, answering our questions and explaining our options. We settled our case to our satisfaction.
I should mention that due to my former occupation as a Police Officer, and my wife.s former occupation as a court magistrate, wwe had both had many dealings with lawyers over the years. Mr. Copeland renewed my faith in lawyers.
To sum it all up, I highly reccomend Mr. Copeland. He was not only our lawyer but became a friend.
Marc Bardack, Personal injury Attorney
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
I endorse and recommend this lawyer's work. Richard and I were on the opposite sides of a personal injury case. He did an excellent job for a difficult client. Additionally, he was very professional and a pleasure to work with and get to know.