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Damian P.  Richard

Damian P. Richard

Damian Richard’s practice focuses on consumer litigation defense and employment law.  He has represented financial institutions in state and federal courts, bankruptcy court, at trial and on appeal.  He has successfully defended debt collectors, national banks, loan servicers, and community credit unions from claims involving lending law, consumer protection, unfair competition, fraud and tort, as well as in complex employment litigation under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, Title VII, Fair Labor Standards Act, and state civil rights laws. 

Prior to joining The Sessions Firm’s San Diego office, Mr. Richard practiced with a multi-state bankruptcy and mortgage litigation firm, and later with the Orange County office of an international law firm.

Before entering private practice, Mr. Richard clerked for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces and later served as a Trial Counsel, Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, Legal Assistance and Tax Attorney for the U.S. Marine Corps.  He continues to serve as a judge advocate in the Marine Corps Reserve.  Both prior to and during law school, Mr. Richard worked as a consumer affairs specialist for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Consumer Protection Branch in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Richard is a 2002 graduate of the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., and a 2005 graduate of the University of South Dakota's School of Law.  He served as a staff writer and editor for the South Dakota Law Review. 

Mr. Richard is licensed to practice in Alaska, Arizona, California, Oregon, South Dakota, and Washington, including the federal courts.

 

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Contact Information

San Diego Office
1545 Hotel Circle South, Suite 150
San Diego, California 92108-3426

Direct: 619.222.1243
Office: (619) 758-1891
Fax: (619) 296-2013

Email: drichard@sessions.legal


Practice Areas


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  • California

    San Diego

    1545 Hotel Circle South
    Suite 150
    San Diego, California 92108-3426

    T: (619) 758-1891
    F: (619) 296-2013

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    Los Angeles

    1171 Klose Lane
    Fullerton, California 92833

    T: 657-445-6089
    F: (619) 296-2013

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  • Colorado

    Fort Collins

    645 Stonington Lane
    Fort Collins, Colorado 80525-8286

    T: (970) 223-4420
    F: (970) 223-4490

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  • Florida

    Tampa

    3350 Buschwood Park Dr. Suite 195
    Tampa, Florida 33618

    T: (813) 890-2460
    F: (866) 466-3140

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  • Georgia

    Atlanta

    14 Coopers Glen Drive SW
    Mableton, Georgia 30126-2584

    T: (678) 209-7492
    F: (877) 480-5639

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  • Illinois

    Chicago

    120 South LaSalle Street
    Suite 1960
    Chicago, Illinois 60603-3561

    T: (312) 578-0990
    F: (312) 578-0991

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  • Louisiana

    Metairie

    Lakeway Two
    Suite 200
    Metairie, Louisiana 70002-7227

    T: (504) 828-3700
    F: (504) 828-3737

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    New Orleans

    201 St. Charles Avenue
    Suite 3815
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70170

    T: (504) 582-1500
    F: (504) 582-1555

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  • New Jersey

    Flemington

    3 Cross Creek Drive
    Flemington, New Jersey 08822-4938

    T: (908) 237-1660
    F: (908) 237-1663

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  • New York

    Buffalo

    Sheridan Meadows Corporate Park - South
    Williamsville, New York 14221-4800

    T: (716) 636-5178
    F: (716) 625-7497

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  • Ohio

    Cleveland

    15 E. Summit St.
    Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022-2709

    T: (440) 318-1073
    F: (216) 359-0049

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  • Texas

    Dallas

    Founders Square
    Dallas, Texas 75202

    T: (214) 741-3001
    F: (214) 741-3055

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