Overview

Richard L. Gillespie represents and advises clients on a broad range of employment law issues. He has practiced law and defended clients throughout California from San Diego to Santa Cruz. Richard prides himself on the direct attention he provides his clients and his zealous advocacy.   

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

American Bar Association

Member

Contra Costa Bar Association

Recognition

Named, Rising Star

Super Lawyers

2017-2018

Phi Alpha Delta Honor Society

News, Analysis & Press

Buying a Judicial Seat for Appeal; Caperton v. Massey Coal Company, is Right Out of a John Grisham Novel

Journal of the National Association of Administrative Law Judiciary

Spring 2010

Education

  • J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law, 2010cum laude
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2003

Bar Admission

California

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California