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Richard J. Kossler, J. D., has been a transportation attorney for the past 30 years. Over these years, he has been extensively involved in the transportation industry serving either as an inside General Counsel to carriers, serving as an outside General Counsel to carriers, or representing carriers on specific legal issues.  He has represented carriers, carriers’ insurance companies, freight forwarders, brokers, third party affiliated companies, owner-operators, van lines, agents etc., in all types of state and federal legal matters and legal issues. His duties have involved most issues that concern or have been of primary importance to transportation carriers for over 30 years.


Practice areas


  1. Transportation: 50%
  2. Corporate: 40%
  3. Litigation: 10%

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  • Charles Michael Farano

    I endorse this lawyer. He is the most knowledgable lawyer on transportation we have ever worked with.


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Contact info

4199 Flat Rock Dr Ste 125
Riverside, CA, 92505


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
General CounselMerit Moving Systems2010 - 2014
General CounselBekins A1 Movers2001 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
Transportation Lawyers Association, Motor Carrier Transportation CommitteeMember2004 - Present
American Movers and Storage AssociationAdvisory BoardN/A
Conference of Freight CounselMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawN/AJuris Doctor1980
California State University, FullertonN/AB.A.1978
Orange Coast CollegeN/AA.A.1975