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Rick Meyer

Los Angeles
(310) 220.0331


State Bar of Illinois
State Bar of California


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



J.D., Indiana University School of Law, Magna Cum Laude

B.A., Finance, Indiana University



Rick Meyer is a first chair trial lawyer and has tried or arbitrated over thirty cases in venues across the United States. Mr. Meyer is recognized for possessing the ability to creatively handle all of the litigation and negotiation aspects of complex cases. Using these experiences, he also collaborates with clients regarding their risks and opportunities and establishing related legal and business strategies

Prior to his 2015 co-founding of Leonard Meyer LLP in 2015, a CKR affiliate firm, Mr. Meyer 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.

Mr. Meyer has handled a wide range of commercial disputes as plaintiff or defendant. Mr. Meyer 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.

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