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Thomas D. Richards, Esq.

Admitted in Ohio , Kentucky, and all United States Federal Courts

Admitted to US Tax Court, the US Supreme Court, and the US Federal Courts

Federal Court Appointment

US Federal Court Special  Master for the United States Southern District Court, Western Division (2007)

Profile Links

Ohio Supreme Court

Ohio Bar Association

Kentucky Bar Association



Appellate Cases

AD vs PB : C-910951
AD vs PB : C-930425
R v RM : CA-14666

Ohio Supreme Court

72 Ohio St.3d 1530
(Ohio 1995)
649 N.E.2d 839
Estate of ..et al
Rubicon Mill
Condominium Assn.
No. 95-439
Supreme Court of Ohio
May 31, 1995


Firm Overview

Thomas D. Richards, President and Senior Managing Attorney, founded Richards and Associates, LPA with the express goal of providing legal services to the Midwest. The firm quickly expanded, requiring a move to larger facilities where it continues to reside today. One of the main objectives of this firm is to reach out to all persons in Ohio and surrounding areas to provide them with affordable and superior legal services.  

Thomas Richards has been a licensed and practicing attorney for over 27 years.  His biographical information is available on our resources page through the many Links to the Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio Bar Association, Cincinnati Bar Association, United States Supreme Court, and various legal directories where he has been recognized over the years. The following sites are a few examples where you can observe the accomplishments and experience level of Mr. Richards:

  • Lawyers.com
  • Martindale-Hubbel legal directory
  • The Cincinnati Bar Association
  • The Ohio Bar Association
  • The Ohio Supreme Court attorney listings
  • The United States Supreme Court licensed attorneys listing

Mr. Richards is also the author of many published articles for the Cincinnati Bar Association on the topics of Estate Planning, Trsts, Personal legal matters, Financial matters, and Foreclosures. You may see some of thoses articles by going to the Cincinnati Bar Association Web Site at https://www.cincybar.org  and navigating to News and Resources - CBA Blog – Categories - Bankruptcy/Foreclosure/Other Financial Problems. 

Mr. Richards has published several manuals on various topics for Accredited Legal Education Courses for other Lawyers and Judges.

Mr. Richards has conducted numerous live educational seminars throughout Ohio to other Lawyers and Judges on various topics within his expertise.

Mr. Richards has recently appeared at the Ohio Supreme Court  to present live Oral argument before the Ohio Supreme Court at the State Capitol. You may view his oral argument here: http://www.ohiochannel.org/video/case-no-2011-1520-in-re-application-of-michele-mckinney?6

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