Our People

Derek (Rick) Meyer

Los Angeles
(310) 220-0331
Rmeyer@leonardmeyerllp.com
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BAR ADMISSIONS

Illinois
California


AREAS OF PRACTICE

Franchise & Distribution
Trade Secrets
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Commercial Litigation
Alternate Dispute Resolution
Class Actions
Professional Liability Litigation
Breach of Contract and Business Torts


ACCREDITATIONS

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Finance from Indiana University

J.D. Magna Cum Laude from Indiana University McKinney School of Law


LANGUAGES

English

Derek (Rick) Meyer joins CKR as Leonard Meyer LLP a CKR Law Affiliate Firm. Rick is a first chair trial lawyer and has tried or arbitrated over thirty cases in venues across the United States.

Prior to his 2015 co-founding of Leonard Meyer LLP in 2015, a CKR affiliate firm, Rick served as a partner in a large international firm for 16 years, where he was based in Chicago and Los Angeles and served on the firm's Trial leadership team.

Rick has handled a wide range of commercial disputes as plaintiff or defendant. He has significant experience in disputes which have involved private equity/venture capital firms and portfolio companies, alcohol, licensing, trade secrets, software development, M&A transactions and related subsequent disputes, partnership disputes, professional liability, asbestos defense, insurance, franchise/distribution, and bankruptcy.