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Bill S. Richmond

MAIN: 214.559.2700
Fax: 214.559.4390
Email: brichmond@pcrfirm.com
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Mr. Richmond’s practice is focused on representing entrepreneurs and companies in litigation and at trial regarding business contracts, corporate fraud, real estate agreements, employment controversies, and defense of tortious property loss. Prior to founding PCR, Mr. Richmond practiced first at the national defense firm of Sedgwick LLP and subsequently at the business litigation boutique Gruber Hurst Elrod Johansen Hail Shank LLP. 

Mr. Richmond has expertise in both state and federal courts across the country regarding pleadings, motion practice, discovery, e-discovery, pre-trial and trial and he has represented both small and Fortune 500 companies in high-stakes litigation. Mr. Richmond has in-depth experience with alternative billing arrangements, including contingency, hybrid, flat fee, and other tailored fee models.

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS AND CASES

  • Commercial security system manufacturer regarding fraudulent vendor invoices
  • Senior care facility developer regarding real estate litigation with municipal utility
  • Infant formula developer regarding fraudulent vendor and breach of contract
  • Trademark enforcement for consumer products manufacturer
  • Commercial real estate investment group regarding breach of lease dispute
  • Educational software company regarding intellectual property licensing dispute 
  • Video game manufacturer regarding breach of contract and tortious interference
  • Founding investors of specialty medical clinic regarding fraud and breach of contract
  • Partnership and contract dispute between corporate co-owners of oil and gas fields
  • Contract and fraud dispute between petroleum operators and royalty owners

HONORS & AWARDS

  • D Magazine "Best Lawyers in Dallas" Recipient (Business Litigation, 2016)
  • Texas SuperLawyers “Rising Star” in Business Litigation (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Mizzou Alumni Ass’n (Univ. of Missouri) 2014 “G.O.L.D.” Volunteer Leader Award Winner
  • Outstanding Member of the Year, Dallas Asian American Bar Association (2010)
  • Co-Chair of the Year, Dallas Asian American Bar Association (2010)
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers "One to Watch" (May 2010)

PUBLICATIONS & EVENTS

  • 04.2015 -  Dallas Bar Association Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Presentation on Art Law (Trademark/Copyright) (Dallas, TX), Moderator
  • 08.2014 - Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) CLE on Intellectual Property Basics (Dallas, TX), Moderator
  • 01.2014 - DAYL CLE on Business Development (Dallas, TX), Panelist
  • 12.2013 - “Pulling Back the Curtain: A Primer on the Texas Public Information Act,” Texas Young Lawyers Ass’n e-Newsletter
  • 11.2010 - “Your Chickens Haven’t Hatched: Medicare Set-Asides at Settlement,” Dallas Association of Young Lawyers’ The Dicta
  • 04.2010 - “All Paid Up: Payment of Policy Limits Toward Covered Damages Waives Conditions Precedent,” Sedgwick’s Insurance Law Update

EDUCATION

Southern Methodist Univ. Dedman School of Law, J.D.  (cum laude)

  • International Law Review Ass'n, Associate Managing Editor
  • Board of Advocates, Chair
  • Order of Barristers

 University of Missouri, B.A.

 

AFFILIATIONS

  • Dallas Asian American Bar Association, President (2015), Advisory Director (2016)
  • Organization of Chinese Americans (DFW Chapter), Director (2017)
  • Mizzou Alumni Association (DFW Chapter), President (2013-2015)
  • State Bar of Texas, Asian Pacific Interest Section, Chair (2012-2013)
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Leadership Class (2010)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Member