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PROFILE of RICHARD P. HERMAN
One of the most experienced lawyers in Orange County, and regarded as one of the top trial lawyers, Richard P. Herman has a diversified background but his practice is limited to serious lawyering.
After working in the family business and work at Douglas Aircraft including, working on the design of the DC 10, Richard P. Herman put himself through law school in the rare coin business. His last years of law school including hands on courses working with the Los Angeles County District Attorneys office and Long Beach Legal Aid.
Mr. Herman lives in Orange County, California where he has practiced for 40 years and has lived for more than 45 years.
With his background
in the Los Angeles County District Attorneys Office, Mr. Herman’s
initial practice was mostly criminal defense, however he quickly moved
to personal injuries and civil rights.
Richard P. Herman has practiced in most of the Federal Courts in California up and down the state including appearances in Sacramento, San Jose, Fresno, and Riverside as well, of course, in Los Angeles and Orange County. Mr. Herman has appeared before the Ninth Circuit on numerous occasions, normally as part of serious class-action litigation. Of course, Mr. Herman was on brief to the United States Supreme Court in the County of Riverside case and most recently in Pierce v. County of Orange (9th Circuit March 24, 2008, Rights of Disabled and segregated prisoners).
Mr. Herman’s practice is limited to serious lawyering. This includes real criminal defense, serious personal injury litigation with an emphasis on wrongful death cases, and, when it presents itself, major litigation.
Mr. Herman is available to his clients 24/6 to assist in any way that he can possibly help.
The purpose of Mr. Herman’s practice is to help people who need the assistance of a good attorney. This is normally done in an atmosphere of mutual trust and assistance to help the client. In every case Mr. Herman puts the client’s interest above his own. In the end the best possible result for you as the client is the goal.
• Emeritus Director of the Federal Bar Association of Orange County
• Orange County Trail Lawyers Association
• Los Angeles County Trial Lawyers Association
• National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
• Emeritus Member if the William P. Gray/Legion Lex Inn of Court
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