Franchise & Distribution
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Alternate Dispute Resolution
Professional Liability Litigation
Breach of Contract and Business Torts
Indiana University, B.S. Finance, 1988
Indiana University McKinney School of Law, 1991 (Magna Cum Laude)
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.